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Anti-Diarrheal by Hy-Vee

Medically reviewed on Jan 13, 2017

Dosage form: capsule, liquid filled
Ingredients: LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE 2mg
Labeler: Hy-Vee
NDC Code: 42507-520

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each capsule)

Loperamide HCI 2 mg

Purpose

Anti-diarrheal

Use

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
  • 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 of age 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 20°-25°C (68°-77°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, FD&C Blue #1, gelatin, glycerin, glyceryl caprylate, polyoxyl 40 hydrogenated castor oil and purified water.

Questions or comments?

Call toll free 1-800-289-8343 Monday-Friday 9AM-4PM CST

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*COMPARE TO the Active Ingredient in Imodium® A-D

Loperamide HCI

Soft gelatin capsules, 2 mg -Anti-diarrheal

Controls the Symptoms of Diarrhea 

Suitable for Adults and Children

12 Years and Over

SOFTGELS**

(**EACH LIQUID-FILLED CAPSULE CONTAINS 2 mg LOPERAMIDE HCI)

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

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.

DISTRIBUTED BY HY-VEE, INC.

5820 WESTOWN PARKWAY

WEST DES MOINES, IA 50266

www.hy-vee.com


Product Label

Hy-Vee Loperamide HCI Anti-Diarrheal

ANTI-DIARRHEAL 
loperamide hydrochloride capsule, liquid filled
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:42507-520
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
ShapeCAPSULESize10mm
FlavorImprint Code520
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:42507-520-2424 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
11 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
NDANDA02185506/30/2016
Labeler - Hy-Vee (006925671)

 
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