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Posted 19 Jul 2016 by • 1 answer
my doctor very recently put me on 2mg tablets 45 mins before each meal. I have very bad diharreah everytime I eat. Do these tablets take a few times taking them to start working? Or should I be noticing a difference as soon as a week taking them?
Posted 29 Mar 2018 by • 0 answers
Ever since late January 2018 I had problems with loperamide. My gastroenterologist told me to take it for IBS as he says. I took it and a week before my first gallbladder attack loperamide would plug me up for days, even one pill would plug me up for 3-5 days. Ever since my gallbladder removal on ...
Posted 30 Sep 2017 by • 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 ...
Loperamide - Can I twist open the capsules and put the powder in applesauce to take this medication?
Posted 26 May 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 20 Jul 2014 by • 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?
Posted 29 Nov 2015 by • 1 answer
I had started on lisinopril about 3 months ago for mild hypertension and it worked very well except for the chronic... and severe... diarrhea that even stopped responding to loperamide. About 2 weeks ago my doctor switched me to Diovan and after 2 days the diarrhea returned. I've had a full ...
Posted 20 Mar 2015 by • 1 answer
at beginning it stop my diarrhea caused by taking Flecainide 50 mg twice a day. Three months later, it lost its effectiveness. I have diarrhea again. Now I have to take loperamide 2 mg to keep diarrhea in check. I have not taken konsyl powder for 3 months which I usually take it at 9 P.M. 2 hr ...
Posted 14 Feb 2014 by • 2 answers
My mother is 73 years old with well controlled DM & HT. Metastatic CA breast disease progression has markedly slowed down with Afinitor since 9 monthes. However, this diarrhea is disabeling & caused 15 Kg weight loss. We have tried Smecta (Diosmectite) , kapect (Kaolin-Pectin) ...
Loperamide - I had colon cancer surgery in 1995. They took out my large intestine and made a j pouch
Posted 31 Dec 2013 by • 3 answers
Loperamide - I had colon cancer surgery in 1995. They took out my large intestine and made a j pouch with my small intestine. I’ve been using these ever since because it is the only brand that works for me. I recently started thinking about how much $ I’ve spent all these just by ...
Posted 30 Sep 2013 • 1 answer
Posted 8 Mar 2012 by • 1 answer
In looking online I could not find Lomotil with loperamide hydrochloride but a completely different ingredient. Is it possible that this is not what is actually in the package?
Loperamide - MY 5 MONTH OLD PUPPY has diarrhea can I give him this kind of medicine to help him for?
Posted 10 May 2013 by • 1 answer
... his problem ?
Posted 8 Oct 2011 by • 1 answer
Sorry did not make question clear, have had IBS for about 10 years, is worse when under stress, I am now taking dicyclomin which does stop the cramping associated with IBS, my insurance has notified me that starting the year 2012 they will no longer pay for it and suggested Loperamide, have checked ...
My son is addicted to roxycodone and uses Loperamide Hydrochloride when he has withdraw symptom and?
Posted 14 Jun 2010 by • 2 answers
is drug sick, he takes 96 at a time, maybe a couple of times a week, how damaging can this be?
Posted 12 Sep 2010 by • 2 answers
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