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IMODIUM® Calming Liquid

IMODIUM® Calming Liquid

IMODIUM® Calming Liquid

IMODIUM® Calming Liquid is gentle on your stomach yet provides fast, effective relief of diarrhea. This calming option for relief is suitable for all bouts of diarrhea.

Benefits

  • Calming, soothing diarrhea relief that is effective, yet gentle on your stomach.
  • Suitable for all bouts of diarrhea.

Usage

For fast and effective relief from diarrhea. Often relives diarrhea in just one dose†.

†Clinical studies indicate that diarrheal control may be achieved after the initial dose in 50% of patients.

Dosage

Initial: 30 mL. Then 15 mL after each episode of diarrhea.

Additional Information

Full dosage instructions

Dosage for Adults and Children 12+

Shake well before use. Use only attached dosage cup to dose product. Take 30 mL initially and 15 mL every time you have a loose bowel movement, to a maximum of 120 mL per day. Do not exceed the recommended dose. Stop use if you have a solid or hard stool or if you go for 24 hours without a bowel movement.

IMODIUM® is not recommended for children under 12 years of age except on the advice of a doctor.

Active Ingredient:

Each 15 mL dose contains 2 mg loperamide hydrochloride

Nonmedicinal Ingredients (alphabetical)

Carboxymethylcellulose sodium, cellulose, citric acid, D&C yellow no. 10, dimethyl siloxane, FD&C blue no.1, flavour, glycerin, methylcellulose, propylene glycol, purified water, simethicone, sodium benzoate, sorbic acid, sucralose, titanium dioxide, xanthan gum.

Storage

Store at room temperature (15 - 30° C). Protect from light.

Additional information

KEEP THIS AND ALL DRUGS OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN

BEFORE you use IMODIUM® talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you:

  • Are pregnant or nursing a baby. IMODIUM® is not recommended for nursing mothers because small amounts of loperamide can end up in your milk;
  • Have meningitis or liver disease, as you may need medical supervision while taking IMODIUM®.

STOP USE and see your doctor or pharmacist if:

  • Diarrhea gets worse, lasts longer than 48 hours, or you experience any other unusual symptoms;
  • You are infected with HIV and you have any signs of abdominal swelling or bulging.

Although IMODIUM® stops diarrhea, it will not treat the cause of it. Whenever possible, the cause of diarrhea should also be treated.

Tiredness, dizziness, or drowsiness may occur in the setting of diarrheal symptoms treated with loperamide. Therefore, it is advisable to use caution when driving a car or operating machinery.

Additional directions for use

IMODIUM® should be taken by the mouth. You can take IMODIUM® at any time of day. The IMODIUM® LIQUI-GEL® capsules should be taken with liquid. The Quick-Dissolve tablet is a fast-dissolving tablet which can be taken without fluid. The tablet disintegrates within seconds on the surface of the tongue and is then swallowed with the saliva. The Quick-Dissolve tablets should not be pushed through the blister, as this would damage them. To take the tablets out of the blister, pull up the edge of the foil, tear the foil completely off, press out and then remove the tablet. The dose for the Calming Liquid should be administered with the attached measuring cup only.

When you have diarrhea,

  • You lose a lot of fluids. Therefore, drink plenty of clear fluids, water, unsweetened juices or clear soups.
  • Avoid drinking alcohol or milk and refrain from eating fruit, green vegetables, and spicy or fatty foods. These items tend to aggravate diarrhea.

Stop use if you have a solid or hard stool or if you go for 24 hours without a bowel movement.

Overdose:

In case of drug overdose, contact a health care practitioner, hospital emergency department or regional Poison Control Centre immediately, even if there are no symptoms.

Read the Consumer Information before using Imodium®.

Rated 4.6 out of 5 by 42 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by Works fast IMODIUM CALMING LIQUID works fast when you need it the most. I enjoyed the minty taste. June 3, 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by Rapid relief Rapid relief of diarrhea in convenient liquid form May 28, 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by This product has good qualities I find sometimes it is easier to swallow a liquid than a pill. May 2, 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by Works! If I'm going to be honest I absolutely HATE how this tastes but I find that it works faster and is more effective than any pill I've tried. So to me it's worth the nasty taste ! April 2, 2016
Rated 4 out of 5 by Works well This product is very effective. I like that it doesn't have a weird taste. March 29, 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by Works great!! This product is great for soothing your stomach!! March 15, 2016
Rated 4 out of 5 by fast acting Good product, fast acting. Especially good to take along on vacations March 4, 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by works well this products works well for diarrhea by calming your tummy March 1, 2016
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