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anti diarrheal by CVS Pharmacy

Dosage form: tablet, film coated
Ingredients: LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE 2mg
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy
NDC Code: 59779-700

CVS Pharmacy, Inc. Anti-Diarrheal Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each caplet)

Loperamide HCl 2 mg

Purpose

Anti-diarrheal

Uses

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 HCl

Heart alert: Taking more than directed can cause serious heart problems or death

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
symptoms get worse
diarrhea lasts for more than 2 days
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 (1-800-222-1222).

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; 1/2 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; 1/2 caplet after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 2 caplets in 24 hours

children 2-5 years

(34 to 47 lbs)

ask a doctor

children under 2 years

(up to 33 lbs)

do not use

Other information
store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)
see end panel for lot number and expiration date

Inactive ingredients

anhydrous lactose, carnauba wax, D&C yellow no. 10 aluminum lake, FD&C blue no. 1 aluminum lake, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, pregelatinized starch

Questions or comments?

1-800-719-9260

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Compare to the active ingredient in Imodium® A-D

Anti-Diarrheal

Loperamide Hydrochloride Tablets, 2 mg

Anti-Diarrheal

Controls the symptoms of diarrhea

SEE NEW WARNING AND DIRECTIONS

Actual Size

12 CAPLETS*

*Capsule-Shaped Tablets

ANTI DIARRHEAL 
loperamide hydrochloride tablet, film coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-700
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE (LOPERAMIDE) LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE2 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ANHYDROUS LACTOSE 
CARNAUBA WAX 
HYPROMELLOSES 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
D&C YELLOW NO. 10 
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
Product Characteristics
ColorGREENScore2 pieces
ShapeOVALSize10mm
FlavorImprint CodeL2
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-700-5312 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
11 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BLISTER PACK
2NDC:59779-700-8918 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
21 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BLISTER PACK
3NDC:59779-700-6836 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
31 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BLISTER PACK
4NDC:59779-700-671 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
448 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE
5NDC:59779-700-721 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
560 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE
6NDC:59779-700-081 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
6108 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE
7NDC:59779-700-801 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
796 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE
8NDC:59779-700-821 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
8200 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE
9NDC:59779-700-916 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
91 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
ANDAANDA07523202/24/2003
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)

 
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Medically reviewed on Apr 30, 2018

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