User Reviews for Imodium

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Diarrhea, Chronic 1 reviews 32 medications
   
9.0
Diarrhea, Acute 1 reviews 14 medications
   
8.0
Diarrhea 1 reviews 72 medications
   
7.5
Traveler's Diarrhea 1 reviews 46 medications
   
2.5
Summary of Imodium reviews 4 reviews 6.8

Reviews for Imodium

Review by Natkoll (taken for 6 months to 1 year): User Rating:  
   
9.0

Imodium (loperamide) for Diarrhea: Works.

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March 11, 2014 10:52 PM
Review by Shield Sheafson (taken for 10 years or more): User Rating:  
   
10

Imodium (loperamide) for Diarrhea, Acute: If I eat meat, spicy foods, or dairy products, especially if it is later in the day, I sometimes get acute diarrhea at night. This is sometimes accompanied by pain that is bad enough to double me over. Imodium has always stopped the diarrhea, and the pain that I get with it, and almost always within two doses. As the bottle suggests, I take two pills after the first loose stool, and one after any subsequent loose stool. Although other medicines (such as Pepto-Bismal / Kaopectate) can also be helpful, whenever I sense that these symptoms are starting, I think of Imodium right away, because I know there is a very high probability that it will make the period of discomfort be as short as possible.

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October 13, 2013 5:43 AM
Review by So relieved! (taken for 1 to 6 months): User Rating:  
   
10

Imodium (loperamide) for Diarrhea, Chronic: I have had chronic diarrhea for 20 years. I could not eat without experiencing diarrhea, had accidents in public places. The first thing I did when entering a new building was locate the restroom. I frequently had to leave my classroom unattended to run--no running would have been disastrous--carefully walk to the nearest restroom and have embarrassingly flatulent and explosive bouts of diarrhea. I finally started self-medicating, taking one tablet in the morning and one before supper. I have two normal bowel motions a day. No more diarrhea now. My life has changed!

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July 12, 2012 2:19 PM
Review by Anonymous (taken for less than 1 month): User Rating:  
   
2.0

Imodium (loperamide) for Traveler's Diarrhea: It does fix the problem, but I get heavy abdominal pains.

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July 1, 2012 2:24 PM
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