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I took one Imodium multi-symptom tablet, and the next day I couldn't use the restroom, is this?

Posted 26 Oct 2011 by didi10 2 answers

... normal? I know it's supposed to relieve diarrhea, but how long does the effect last?

Can I safely take 600 mg of ranitidine per day? My stomach has been upset from nasal drainage?

Posted 16 Nov 2015 by rbrady3371 1 answer

It gave me diarreah every day. Then I took Imodium to stop the diarreah. Then I was constipated. It was a vicious circle. I just remembered taking extra Ranitidine to calm my stomach when I was on a course of steroids. It worked!! I am back to a normal stomach again!! Am I OK doing this long term???

Constipation after taking Imodium (in China)?

Posted 26 May 2018 by Needhelpnow123 0 answers

Help! I had diarrhea on Tuesday and I wanted to go sightseeing and shop so I took one pill and it worked and I was happy, but now it is Saturday and I have severe cramps and have only made one bowel movement that was forced and incomplete. I have been drinking a ton of water and exercising the past ...

What type of food can I eat when taking Imodium ?

Posted 17 Aug 2014 by Jagoitia 1 answer

When I took 2 x 2mg Imodium last Tues eve it helped stop the diarrhoea?

Posted 15 Apr 2018 by Jeeneee 0 answers

I had been suffering for about 4/5 days. I started eating normally again 2 days after taking Imodium as I seemed to be well again. Today (Sunday- 5 days after taking 1 dose of Imodium) the diarrhoea is back with a vengeance. Is it a good idea to take another dose of Imodium?

Using Imodium for stress and anxiety?

Posted 12 Mar 2017 by Millie24 2 answers

Hi, I am 20 and have been using Imodium for about a year now. Before that I use to suffer from diarrhea daily and go to the bathroom all the time cause I always felt like I need to go and I couldn't help it and I was also nervous when I went out anywhere. By taking 4 tablets daily i don't ...

How long should diarrhea from Boniva last?

Posted 23 Sep 2017 by Marykayeee 1 answer

I have taken Boniva for two years. I have frequent diarrhea, at least 3 times a week. I can control it with Imodium. Have had limited testing for other causes, all negative. If this is from Boniva, do you think it would be lasting all month long? There is no way I will stop taking Boniva. I have ...

Is anyone taking colesevelam and loperamide (Imodium)?

Posted 30 Sep 2017 by suzyE 0 answers

Ive been taking colesevelam for 2 weeks now but I still need to take loperamide! i have to take medication for high blood pressure in morning and night so I struggle to fit 6 colesevelam tablets during daytime - however i have managed to but my question is, how do i know colesevelam is working? I ...

Can you use activated charcoal if taking metronidazole 500mg?

Posted 5 Sep 2017 by Blessed828 0 answers

I began taking the medication on Saturday and began having diarrhea on Monday. Usually I take Imodium but don't feel that I should take that right. I need relief however and looking for an alternative.

How to Stop Diarrhea - Any Medicine or Remedy Suggestions?

Posted 11 Dec 2016 1 answerFAQ by

Looking for any tips on how to get rid of diarrhea. What drugs or home remedies worked, what foods should I eat or avoid etc... Many thanks.

I have just started taking amoxicillian 875 mg and having bad diarrhea , can I take Imodium or some?

Posted 11 Mar 2017 by sally lou 2 answers

thing else or should I stop the antibodic as my doctor is not available this weekend , It was prescribed for a sinus infection

Is it o.k. To take Imodium for long periods of time?

Posted 17 Sep 2016 by Joancallaghan 2 answers

I have costant diheria,the only thing that helps is taking Imodium daily,is this safe to do this?

Imodium - Why is there a difference on the max dosage per day for Acute diarrhea and Travelers?

Posted 25 Jan 2017 by aquiles81 0 answers

... diarrhea? For acute its a max: 16 mg/day, and for Travelers diarrhea its a max: 8 mg/day

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

Posted 20 Jul 2014 by Ostomate 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?

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