topcare anti diarrheal

Dosage form: tablet, film coated
Ingredients: LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE 2mg
Labeler: Topco Associates LLC
NDC Code: 36800-224

Topco Associates LLC. Anti-Diarrheal Tablets Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each caplet)

Loperamide HCl 2 mg

Purpose

Anti-diarrheal

Uses

controls symptoms of diarrhea, including Travelers’ Diarrhea

Warnings

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. (1-800-222-1222)

Directions
  • 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.
adults and children 12 years and over2 caplets after the first loose stool; 1 caplet after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 4 caplets in 24 hours
children 9-11 years (60-95 lbs)1 caplet after the first loose stool; 1/2 caplet after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 3 caplets in 24 hours
children 6-8 years (48-59 lbs)1 caplet after the first loose stool; 1/2 caplet after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 2 caplets in 24 hours
children under 6 years (up to 47 lbs)ask a doctor

Other information
  • store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)
  • do not use if printed foil under cap is broken or missing (Bottle Only)
  • do not use if carton or blister unit is broken or torn (Blister Only)

Inactive ingredients

anhydrous lactose, carnauba wax, D&C yellow no. 10, FD&C blue no. 1, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, pregelatinized starch

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LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE TABLETS, 2 mg

Anti-Diarrheal Tablets

Controls the Symptoms of Diarrhea

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COMPARE TO IMODIUM® A-D active ingredient

*Each caplet (capsule-shaped tablet) contains 2 mg loperamide hydrochloride

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TOPCARE ANTI DIARRHEAL 
loperamide hydrochloride tablet, film coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:36800-224
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE (LOPERAMIDE) LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE2 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ANHYDROUS LACTOSE 
CARNAUBA WAX 
HYPROMELLOSES 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
Product Characteristics
ColorGREENScore2 pieces
ShapeCAPSULESize10mm
FlavorImprint CodeL2
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:36800-224-911 BLISTER PACK (BLISTER PACK) in 1 CARTON
16 TABLET, FILM COATED (TABLET) in 1 BLISTER PACK
2NDC:36800-224-532 BLISTER PACK (BLISTER PACK) in 1 CARTON
26 TABLET, FILM COATED (TABLET) in 1 BLISTER PACK
3NDC:36800-224-624 BLISTER PACK (BLISTER PACK) in 1 CARTON
36 TABLET, FILM COATED (TABLET) in 1 BLISTER PACK
4NDC:36800-224-801 BOTTLE (BOTTLE) in 1 CARTON
496 TABLET, FILM COATED (TABLET) in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
ANDAANDA07523202/26/2003
Labeler - Topco Associates LLC (006935977)

Revised: 12/2011
 
Topco Associates LLC

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