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Anti-Diarrheal by Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp

Medically reviewed on May 17, 2018

Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE 2mg
Labeler: Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp
NDC Code: 57896-381

Active ingredient(in each caplet)

Loperamide HCI 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 HCI


Do not use

  • if you have bloody or black stool

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • fever
  • mucus present in your 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
  • 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,which may accompany diarrhea

  • do not exceed recommended dose
  • Adults and children 12 years and over: 2 caplets after the first loose bowel movement; 1 caplet after each subsequent loose bowel movement; do not exceed 4 caplets in 24 hours
  • Children under 12 years: Ask a doctor

Other Information
  • TAMPER EVIDENT: Do not use if imprinted seal under cap is missing or broken.
  • store at 20⁰C-25⁰C (68⁰F-77⁰F)

Inactive Ingredients

cellulose, corn starch, D C Yellow #10, dicalcium phosphate, FD C Blue #1, magnesium stearate, silica gel

Questions or comments? call 1-800-540-3765

package Label

NDC 57896-381-48

GERICARE

Anti-Diarrheal

Loperamide HCl

Controls the symptoms of diarrhea

*compare to the active ingredient in imodium A-D

48 caplets

2 mg each

Tamper Evident: Do not use if imprinted seal under cap is broken or missing

ANTI-DIARRHEAL 
loperamide hcl tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:57896-381
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE (LOPERAMIDE) LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE2 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ANHYDROUS DIBASIC CALCIUM PHOSPHATE 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
STARCH, CORN 
D&C YELLOW NO. 10 
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
Product Characteristics
Colorgreen (light green) Score2 pieces
ShapeCAPSULESize7mm
FlavorImprint Code44375
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:57896-381-1212 TABLET (TABLET) in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:57896-381-2424 TABLET (TABLET) in 1 BOTTLE
3NDC:57896-381-4848 TABLET (TABLET) in 1 BOTTLE
4NDC:57896-381-9696 TABLET (TABLET) in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
ANDAANDA07649701/01/2006
Labeler - Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp (611196254)
Registrant - Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp (611196254)

 
Geri-Care Pharmaceutical Corp

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