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IMODIUM® Quick-Dissolve

IMODIUM® Quick-Dissolve

IMODIUM® Quick-Dissolve

IMODIUM® Quick-Dissolve tablets dissolve instantly on your tongue for fast, effective relief of diarrhea. These tiny tablets do not require water, so they are the perfect option for on-the-go relief anytime, anywhere.


  • Instantly melts on your tongue
  • No water needed
  • Perfect for on-the-go relief
  • Fast-dissolving mint flavoured tablets


For fast and effective relief from symptoms that come with 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


Initial: 2 tablets. Then 1 after each episode of diarrhea

Additional Information

Full dosage instructions

Dosage for Adults and Children 12+

Take 2 IMODIUM® Quick-Dissolve tablets initially and 1 tablet every time you have a loose bowel movement, to a maximum of 8 tablets 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® products are not recommended for children under 12 years of age except on the advice of a doctor.

Active Ingredient:

Each tablet contains 2 mg loperamide hydrochloride

Nonmedicinal Ingredients (alphabetical)

Aspartame, gelatin, mannitol, mint flavour, sodium bicarbonate.


Keep IMODIUM® Quick-Dissolve tablets at room temperature (15-30 °C) and protect from moisture. Do not use the tablets if they have shrunk.

Handling: Do not push the tablets through the blister,

as this will damage them. To take the tablets out of the blister:

  • Pull up the edge of the foil
  • Tear the foil completely off
  • Press out the tablet
  • Remove the tablet

Additional information


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.


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 4.9 out of 5 by 47 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by great for travel this product is great for taking with you when travelling, it works great and the dissolving aspect is so handy. September 23, 2015
Rated 4 out of 5 by very easy to take any place a must when i travel, first thing in the purse September 21, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Simple quick and effective Great for taking on the go if you don't have water to take a capsule with. Work effectively. September 15, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Works..everytime Works everytime!!Great if you have to go to work...or play!! September 13, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great product to relief diarrhea The quick dissolve works fast and is very efficient to relief from diarrhea. September 13, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great product I would definitely recommend this product for quick relive of stomach upset September 12, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 Love this product I love using this product. I love how it quickly dissolves on my tongue. I also like that i can easily carry it in my purse for emergencies! overall i would recommend this product. September 11, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Take it on Vacation This product is great, we always take it with us on vacation, because when you are in another country and don't speak the language, how do you tell a pharmacist that you have diarrhea? September 11, 2015
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