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Pepto-Bismol InstaCool by The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company

Medically reviewed on April 5, 2018

Dosage form: tablet, chewable
Ingredients: BISMUTH SUBSALICYLATE 262mg
Labeler: The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company
NDC Code: 37000-691

Disclaimer: Most OTC drugs are not reviewed and approved by FDA, however they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

Pepto-BISMOL™

InstaCool

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Bismuth subsalicylate 262 mg

Purposes

Upset stomach reliever and antidiarrheal

Uses

relieves

  • travelers' diarrhea
  • diarrhea
  • upset stomach due to overindulgence in food and drink, including:
    • heartburn
    • indigestion
    • nausea
    • gas
    • belching
    • fullness

Warnings

Reye's syndrome

Children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox or flu-like symptoms should not use this product. When using this product, if changes in behavior with nausea and vomiting occur, consult a doctor because these symptoms could be an early sign of Reye's syndrome, a rare but serious illness.

Allergy alert

Contains salicylate. Do not take if you are

  • allergic to salicylates (including aspirin)
  • taking other salicylate products

Do not use if you have

  • an ulcer
  • a bleeding problem
  • bloody or black stool

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • fever
  • mucus in the stool

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking any drug for

  • anticoagulation (thinning the blood)
  • diabetes
  • gout
  • arthritis

When using this product a temporary, but harmless, darkening of the stool and/or tongue may occur

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • symptoms get worse or last more than 2 days
  • ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs
  • diarrhea lasts more than 2 days

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.

Directions
  • chew or dissolve in mouth
  • adults and children 12 years and over: 2 tablets every 1/2 to 1 hour as needed
  • do not exceed 8 doses (16 tablets) in 24 hours
  • use until diarrhea stops but not more than 2 days
  • children under 12 years: ask a doctor
  • drink plenty of clear fluids to help prevent dehydration caused by diarrhea

Other information
  • each tablet contains: calcium 85 mg
  • sodium less than 1 mg
  • salicylate 100 mg
  • very low sodium
  • sugar free
  • avoid excessive heat (over 104°F or 40°C)

Inactive ingredients

calcium carbonate, flavor, magnesium stearate, mannitol, povidone, red 27 aluminum lake, saccharin sodium, talc

Questions?

1-800-717-3786

Made in Mexico by Procter & Gamble
Manufactura S. de R. L. de C.V.
Dist. by Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati OH 45202

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 30 Chewable Tablets

NEW

Pepto-
BISMOL™

InstaCool

PEPPERMINT

BISMUTH SUBSALICYLATE
UPSET STOMACH RELIEVER/ANTIDIARRHEAL

NDC 37000-691-30

5 SYMPTOM RELIEF
Nausea • Heartburn • Indigestion
Upset Stomach • Diarrhea

30 CHEWABLE TABLETS

PEPTO-BISMOL  INSTACOOL
bismuth subsalicylate tablet, chewable
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:37000-691
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
BISMUTH SUBSALICYLATE (SALICYLIC ACID and BISMUTH CATION) BISMUTH SUBSALICYLATE262 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CALCIUM CARBONATE 
TALC 
SACCHARIN SODIUM (SACCHARIN)  
POVIDONE 
D&C RED NO. 27 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
MANNITOL 
Product Characteristics
ColorpinkScoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize16mm
FlavorPEPPERMINTImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:37000-691-241 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
124 TABLET, CHEWABLE in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
2NDC:37000-691-301 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
230 TABLET, CHEWABLE in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
3NDC:37000-691-011 BAG in 1 BOX
31000 TABLET, CHEWABLE in 1 BAG
4NDC:37000-691-022 BAG in 1 BOX
46000 TABLET, CHEWABLE in 1 BAG
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart33507/09/2009
Labeler - The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company (004238200)

 
The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company

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