Treatment of diarrhea. Restores natural balance.
Shake well immediately before each use. For accurate dosing, use convenient pre-measured dose cup. Repeat dose every 1/2 hour to 1 hour as needed, to a maximum of 8 doses in a 24-hour period. Drink plenty of clear fluids to help prevent dehydration which may accompany diarrhea. Adults and children 12 years and over: 30 mL or 2 tablespoonfuls. 9 to 11 years: 15 mL or 1 tablespoonful. 6 to 8 years 10 mL or 2 teaspoonfuls. 3 to 5 years: 5 mL or 1 teaspoonful. Under 3 years: ask a doctor.
Reye's syndrome: children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox, flu symptoms, or flu should NOT use this product. If nausea, vomiting, or fever occur, consult a doctor because these symptoms could be an early sign of Reye's syndrome, a rare but serious illness. This product contains salicylates. If taken with other salicylate-containing preparations (such as aspirin) and ringing in the ears occurs, discontinue use. Do not use: if you are allergic to salicylates (including aspirin) unless directed by a doctor; for more than 2 days, or in the presence of fever, or in children under 3 years of age unless directed by a doctor. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking a prescription drug for anticoagulation (thinning the blood), diabetes, gout or arthritis. 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. This medication may cause a temporary and harmless darkening of the tongue or stool.
Per 15 mL: Bismuth Subsalicylate 262 mg
Caramel; Carboxymethylcellulose Sodium; FD&C Red No. 40; Flavor; Microcrystalline Cellulose; Purified Water; Sodium Salicylate; Sorbic Acid; Sucrose; Titanium Dioxide; Xanthan Gum; Per 15 mL Tablespoonful: Sodium 10 mg; Total Salicylates 130 mg