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Are Loperamide and Imodium (Loperamide HCL) the same thing?

Posted 20 Jul 2014 1 answer

I had an ileostomy this past February. My doctor said I should take Loperamide 2mg, up to 4 per day. Will Loperamide and Imodium 2 mg. work equally well for my situation?

Loperamide - Can I twist open the capsules and put the powder in applesauce to take this medication?

Posted 26 May 2017 1 answer

... I have an ileostomy and will be going through chemo again. I already know that the chemo will give me the diarrhea side effect. I worry that the capsules won't dissolve and allow the medicine to be absorbed in my body to work as they're supposed to. I have no problem taking the ...

I started Abilify a few weeks ago. And I have an ileostomy?

Posted 3 Mar 2018 1 answer

So the constipation is a problem—-I’ve only got a small intestine. When that gets clogged up, I’m in bad shape—obstructions are painful. Been using prune juice, taking extra fluids, and eating oatmeal. I don’t know if stool softeners would work, since my normal is ...

Florastor - What part of the intestinal tract is this absorbed by? Asking due to the fact that I?

Posted 11 Mar 2014 1 answer

... have an ileostomy and if absorbed in large bowel then it's useless for me to take. Thx in advance for answers

Where does the absorption of sitagliptin phosphate takes place?

Posted 3 Jun 2014 1 answer

It is important for me to sure where the absorption of sitagliptin phosphate takes place. I have had un ileostomy (have no large bowel). Also are these tablets coated (slow or delayed release). Thanks, jan Mester

Why did I get this for diagnose Kidney Stone/ Pain from hospital emergency?

Posted 1 Jun 2015 1 answer

Is this ok to take even though I have Crohn's and ileostomy full time, they gave me Naproxena and perocet for the pain, does it help for what they said I have???

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