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Loperamide/simethicone (By mouth)

Loperamide (loe-PER-a-mide), Simethicone (sye-METH-i-kone)

Treats diarrhea, cramps, bloating, and pressure in your lower intestines.

Brand Name(s):

Imodium Multi-Symptom Relief

There may be other brand names for this medicine.

When This Medicine Should Not Be Used:

You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to loperamide or simethicone. Do not use this medicine if you have a fever, if you have blood in your stools, or if you are bleeding from your rectum.

How to Use This Medicine:

Tablet, Chewable Tablet

How to Store and Dispose of This Medicine:

Drugs and Foods to Avoid:

Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.

Warnings While Using This Medicine:

Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine:

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:

If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088


Last Updated: 12/12/2016

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