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Pepto-Bismol by The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company

Dosage form: suspension
Ingredients: BISMUTH SUBSALICYLATE 525mg in 30mL
Labeler: The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company
NDC Code: 37000-032

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Pepto-Bismol ®

Drug Facts

Active Ingredient

in each 30 mL dose cup

Bismuth subsalicylate 525 mg

Purposes

Upset stomach reliever and antidiarrheal

Uses

relieves

  • traveler's 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
  • shake well before use
  • use dose cup or tablespoon (TBSP)
  • adults and children 12 years and over:

    1 dose (30 ml or 2 Tbsp) every 1/2 to 1 hour as needed
  • do not exceed 8 doses (240 ml or 16 Tbsp) 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 Tbsp contains: magnesium 25 mg, sodium 8 mg
    • salicylate 261 mg
    • low sodium
    • protect from freezing
    • avoid excessive heat (over 104°F or 40°C)
  • TAMPER EVIDENT: Do not use if imprinted shrinkband is missing or broken.

Inactive ingredients

benzoic acid, flavor, magnesium aluminum silicate, methylcellulose, red 22, red 28, saccharin sodium, salicylic acid, sodium salicylate, sorbic acid, water

Questions?

1-800-717-3786

Dist. by Procter & Gamble,
Cincinnati OH 45202

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 354 mL Bottle Label

NDC 37000-032-03

Pepto-

Bismol
®

BISMUTH SUBSALICYLATE

UPSET STOMACH RELIEVER/ANTIDIARRHEAL


5 Symptom Digestive Relief

  • heartburn
  • indigestion
  • nausea
  • upset Stomach
  • diarrhea

12 FL OZ (354 mL)

PEPTO-BISMOL 
bismuth subsalicylate suspension
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:37000-032
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
BISMUTH SUBSALICYLATE (SALICYLIC ACID and BISMUTH CATION) BISMUTH SUBSALICYLATE525 mg  in 30 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
BENZOIC ACID 
MAGNESIUM ALUMINUM SILICATE 
D&C RED NO. 22 
D&C RED NO. 28 
SACCHARIN SODIUM 
SALICYLIC ACID 
SODIUM SALICYLATE 
SORBIC ACID 
WATER 
Product Characteristics
ColorpinkScore    
ShapeSize
FlavorWINTERGREENImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:37000-032-01118 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
2NDC:37000-032-02236 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
3NDC:37000-032-03354 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
4NDC:37000-032-04473 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart33503/31/198910/10/2019
Labeler - The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company (004238200)

 
The Procter & Gamble Manufacturing Company

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Medically reviewed on Mar 12, 2018

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