Loperamide Hydrochloride by Aurohealth LLC
Medically reviewed on May 20, 2017
Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE 2mg
Labeler: Aurohealth LLC
NDC Code: 58602-701
Active ingredient (in each tablet)
Loperamide hydrochloride USP 2 mg
controls symptoms of diarrhea, including Travelers' Diarrhea
Allergy alert: Do not use if you have ever had a rash or other allergic reaction to loperamide hydrochloride
Heart alert: Taking more than directed can cause serious heart problems or death
if you have bloody or black stool
- mucus in the stool
- a history of liver disease
tiredness, drowsiness or dizziness may occur. Be careful when driving or operating machinery.
- symptoms get worse
- diarrhea lasts for more than 2 days
- you get abdominal swelling or bulging. These may be signs of a serious condition.
ask a health professional before use.
In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) right away.
- 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 tablets after the first loose stool; 1 tablet after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 4 tablets in 24 hours
|children 9 to11 years (60 to 95 lbs)||1 tablet after the first loose stool; 1/2 tablet after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 3 tablets in 24 hours
|children 6 to 8 years (48 to 59 lbs)||1 tablet after the first loose stool; 1/2 tablet after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 2 tablets in 24 hours
|children 2 to 5 years (34 to 47 lbs)||ask a doctor
|children under 2 years (up to 33 lbs)||do not use
- store at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F).
- do not use if carton or blister unit is open or torn
- Meets USP dissolution test 2
- see bottom panel for lot number and expiration date
colloidal silicon dioxide, D & C yellow no. 10 aluminum lake, FD & C blue No. 1, lactose monohydrate, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, and sodium starch glycolate
2572 Brunswick Pike
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
Code No.: TS/DRUGS/22/2009
Made in India
Tablets USP 2 mg
Controls the symptoms of diarrhea
loperamide hydrochloride tablet
|Labeler - Aurohealth LLC (078728447)|
|Aurobindo Pharma Limited||650381903||ANALYSIS(58602-701), MANUFACTURE(58602-701)|
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