ANTI-DIARRHEAL- loperamide hydrochloride tablet
Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp
Loperamide HCI 2 mg
controls symptoms of diarrhea, including Travelers’ Diarrhea
Allergy alert: Do not use if you have ever had a rash or other allergic reaction to loperamide HCI
Heart alert: Taking more than directed can cause serious heart problems or death.
Do not use if you have bloody or black stool
Ask a doctor before use if you have
- a fever
- mucus present in your stool
- a history of liver disease
- a history of abnormal heart rhythm
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking a prescription drug. Loperamide may interact with certain
When using this product tiredness, drowsiness or dizziness may occur. Be careful when driving or operating machinery.
Stop use and ask a doctor if
- diarrhea lasts for more than 2 days
- symptoms get worse
- you get abdominal swelling or bulging.
These may be signs of a serious condition.
If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.
Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical
help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
- drink plenty of clear fluids to help prevent dehydration caused by diarrhea
- find right dose on chart. If possible, use weight to dose; otherwise, use age.
|adults and children
12 years and over
|2 caplets after the first loose stool;
1 caplet after each subsequent loose stool;
but no more than 4 caplets in 24 hours
|children 9-11 years (60-95 lbs)||1 caplet after the first loose stool; 1/2 caplet after each subsequent
loose stool; but no more than 3 caplets in 24 hours
|children 6-8 years (48-59 lbs)||1 caplet after the first loose stool; 1/2 caplet after each subsequent
loose stool; but no more than 2 caplets in 24 hours
|children 2-5 years (34-47 lbs)||ask a doctor|
|children under 2 years (up to 33 lbs)||do not use|
- TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF OUTER PACKAGE IS OPENED OR BLISTER IS TORN OR BROKEN
- store at 20⁰C-25⁰C (68⁰F-77⁰F)
- see end flap for expiration date and lot number
corn starch, D&C yellow #10 aluminum lake, dibasic calcium phosphate dihydrate,
FD&C blue #1 aluminum lake, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, silicon dioxide
| ANTI-DIARRHEAL |
loperamide hcl tablet
|Labeler — Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp (611196254)|
|Registrant — Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp (611196254)|
|LNK International, Inc.||038154464||manufacture (57896-381)|
Revised: 05/2021 Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp
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