Controls symptoms of diarrhea, including Travelers' Diarrhea. For ages 6 years and up.
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. Shake well before using. Only use attached measuring cup to dose product. Adults and children 12 years and over: 30 mL (6 tsp) after the first loose stool; 15 mL (3 tsp) after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 60 mL (12 tsp) in 24 hours. Children 9-11 years (60-95 lbs): 15 mL (3 tsp) after first loose stool; 7.5 mL (1-1/2 tsp) after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 45 mL (9 tsp) in 24 hours. Children 6-8 years (48-59 lbs): 15 mL (3 tsp) after first loose stool; 7.5 mL (1-1/2 tsp) after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 30 mL (6 tsp) in 24 hours). Children under 6 years (up to 47 lbs): ask a doctor.
Allergy alert: Do not use if you have ever had a rash or other allergic reaction to loperamide HCl. Do not use if you have bloody or black stool. Ask a doctor before use if you have: fever, mucus in the stool, a history of liver disease. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking antibiotics. When using this product: tiredness, drowsiness or dizziness may occur. Be careful when driving or operating machinery. Stop use and ask a doctor if: symptoms get worse, diarrhea lasts for more than 2 days; 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.
Per 7.5 mL: Loperamide HCl 1 mg
Cellulose; Citric Acid; D&C Yellow #10; FD&C Blue #1; Glycerin; Flavor; Propylene Glycol; Simethicone; Sodium Benzoate; Sucralose; Titanium Dioxide; Xanthan Gum; Each 30 mL (6 Tsp) Contains: Sodium 10 mg