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Anti-Diarrheal loperamide HCl by McKesson (Sunmark)

Medically reviewed on March 6, 2017

Dosage form: capsule, liquid filled
Ingredients: LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE 2mg
Labeler: McKesson (Sunmark)
NDC Code: 49348-752

DRUG FACTS

Active Ingredient (in each capsule)

Loperamide HCI 2 mg

Purpose

Anti- diarrheal

Use

controls symptoms of diarrhea, including Traveler's 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 thandirected can cause serious heart problems or death.

Do not use
  • if you have bloody or black stool
  • in children under 12 years of age

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.

Directions
  • drink plenty of clear fluids to help prevent dehydration caused by diarrhea
  • not for use in children under 12 years of age
  • adults and children 12 years and over: 2 softgels after the first loose stool; 1 softgel after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 4 softgels in 24 hours

Other information
  • store at 20o-25oC (68o-77o F) Protect from light.
  • avoid excessive heat above 40°C (104°F).
  • do not use if carton or blister unit is open or torn
  • see side panel for lot number and expiration date

Inactive Ingredients

butylated hydroxyanisole, edible ink, FDandC Blue #1, gelatin, glycerin, glyceryl caprylate, polyoxyl 40 hydrogenated castor oil and purified water.

Questions or comments?

Call 1-877-753-3935 Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM EST

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COMPARE TO IMODIUM® A-D ACTIVE INGREDIENT*

loperamide HCI, 2 mg

Anti-Diarrheal

Soft Gelatin Capsules

Controls the symptoms of diarrhea

Suitable for adults and children 12 years and over

SOFTGELS**

**each Liquid-capsule contains 2 mg Loperamide HCl

THIS PRODUCT IS PACKAGED IN A CHILD RESISTANT AND TAMPER EVIDENT PACKAGE. USE ONLY IF BLISTERS ARE INTACT.

KEEP OUTER CARTON FOR COMPLETE WARNINGS AND PRODUCT INFORMATION.

**This product is not manufactured or distributed by McNeil Consumer & Specialty Pharmaceuticals, distributor of Imodium® A-D.

Another Quality Product Distributed by McKesson

One Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94104

Please visit us at www.sunmarkbrand.com


Product Label

SUNMARK Anti-Diarrheal

ANTI-DIARRHEAL  LOPERAMIDE HCL
loperamide hydrochloride capsule, liquid filled
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:49348-752
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE (LOPERAMIDE) LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE2 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
BUTYLATED HYDROXYANISOLE 
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
GELATIN 
GLYCERIN 
GLYCERYL MONOCAPRYLATE 
POLYOXYL 40 HYDROGENATED CASTOR OIL 
WATER 
Product Characteristics
ColorBLUEScoreno score
ShapeCAPSULESize19mm
FlavorImprint CodeP13
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:49348-752-042 BLISTER PACK in 1 BOX
112 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
NDANDA02185508/01/2006
Labeler - McKesson (Sunmark) (177667227)

 
McKesson (Sunmark)

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