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Loperamide Hydrochloride by Physicians Total Care, Inc.

Medically reviewed on April 26, 2018

Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE 2mg
Labeler: Physicians Total Care, Inc.
NDC Code: 54868-6312

Drug Facts

ACTIVE INGREDIENT (IN EACH CAPLET)

Loperamide HCl USP, 2 mg

PURPOSE

Anti-diarrheal

USE(S)

controls symptoms of diarrhea, including Travelers’ Diarrhea

WARNINGS

Allergy alert: Do not use if you have ever had a rash or other allergic reaction to loperamide HCI

Do not use

if you have bloody or black stool

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • fever
  • mucus in the stool
  • a history of liver disease

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

taking antibiotics

When using this product
  • tiredness, drowsiness or dizziness may occur. Be careful when driving or operating machinery.

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • diarrhea lasts for more than 2 days
  • symptoms get worse
  • you get abdominal swelling or bulging. These may be signs of a serious condition.

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
  • drink plenty of clear fluids to help prevent dehydration caused by diarrhea
  • find right dose on chart. If possible, use weight to dose; otherwise, use age.
adults and children
12 years and over
2 caplets after the first loose stool;
1 caplet after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 4 caplets in 24 hours
children 9-11 years
(60-95 lbs)
1 caplet after the first loose stool;
½ caplet after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 3 caplets in 24 hours
children 6-8 years
(48-59 lbs)
1 caplet after the first loose stool;
½ caplet after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 2 caplets in 24 hours
children under 6 years
(up to 47 lbs)
ask a doctor

OTHER INFORMATION
  • store between 20° – 25° C (68° – 77° F)
  • see side panel for lot number and expiration date
  • TAMPER EVIDENT: THIS PRODUCT PROTECTED WITH SEALED BLISTER UNITS. DO NOT USE IF ANY ARE TORN OR BROKEN.

INACTIVE INGREDIENTS

anhydrous lactose, croscarmellose sodium, crospovidone, D&C yellow no.10, FD&C blue no.1, hydrogenated vegetable oil, magnesium stearate, powdered cellulose, pregelatinized starch

QUESTIONS?

call 1800-406-7984

Keep the carton. It contains important information.

Distributed by:

Ohm Laboratories Inc.

1385 Livingston Avenue

North Brunswick, NJ 08902

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

NDC 54868-6312-0

Loperamide HCl Tablets, USP 2 mg

Anti-Diarrheal

12 CAPLETS

Each caplet(capsule-shaped tablet) contains Loperamide HCl, USP 2 mg

Controls The Symptoms of Diarrhea

*Compare to the active ingredient of Imodium® A-D

LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE 
loperamide hydrochloride tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:54868-6312(NDC:51660-123)
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE (LOPERAMIDE) LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE2 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM 
CROSPOVIDONE 
D&C YELLOW NO. 10 
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
POWDERED CELLULOSE 
STARCH, PREGELATINIZED CORN 
TRISTEARIN 
ANHYDROUS LACTOSE 
Product Characteristics
ColorgreenScore2 pieces
ShapeCAPSULESize9mm
FlavorImprint Code123
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:54868-6312-012 TABLET (TABLET) in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
ANDAANDA07409109/24/2011
Labeler - Physicians Total Care, Inc. (194123980)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Physicians Total Care, Inc.194123980relabel

 
Physicians Total Care, Inc.

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