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Anti-Diarrheal by Allegiant Health

Dosage form: tablet, coated
Ingredients: LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE 2mg
Labeler: Allegiant Health
NDC Code: 69168-248

248 - Health A2Z Anti-Diarrheal

Active Ingredient (in each caplet)

Loperamide HCl 2mg

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 reactions 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,

If pregnant or breast feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children

Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) right away.

Directions
  • drink plenty of clear fluids to help prevent dehydration caused by diarrhea
  • find right dose below. 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; ½ 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; ½ 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 20º-25ºC (68º-77º F)   ■ avoid excessive heat above 40ºC (104ºF)

Inactive ingredients

corn starch, D&C yellow #10 aluminum lake, dicalcium phosphate dihydrate, FD&C blue #1 brilliant blue lake, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, silica gel

Questions

Call 1-888-952-0050 Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM EST

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 Health A2Z®

*Compare to the active ingredient in IMODIUM® A-D

Anti-Diarrheal

Loperamide HCl 2mg

Controls the symptoms of diarrhea

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12 CAPLETS

Anti-Diarrheal 12ct. Caplets

ANTI-DIARRHEAL 
loperamide hcl tablet, coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:69168-248
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE (LOPERAMIDE) LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE2 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
STARCH, CORN 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE 
D&C YELLOW NO. 10 
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
Product Characteristics
ColorGREENScore2 pieces
ShapeCAPSULESize10mm
FlavorImprint Code44;375
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:69168-248-862 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
16 TABLET, COATED in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
ANDAANDA07649705/03/2005
Labeler - Allegiant Health (079501930)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Allegiant Health079501930ANALYSIS(69168-248), LABEL(69168-248), PACK(69168-248)

 
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Medically reviewed on Nov 13, 2017

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