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Loperamide 2mg Tablets

Size: 30 Tablets

Size: 30 Tablets Private Prescription



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Description Loperamide contains the active ingredient Loperamide Hydrochloride. This belongs to a group of medicines which help reduce diarrhoea by slowing down an overactive bowel. It also helps the body to absorb more water and salts from the bowel.

Loperamide tablets are used to treat sudden short lived attacks of diarrhoea in adults and children over 6 years of age and for the treatment of long lasting diarrhoea in adults.

Always take the tablets as prescribed by your doctor. Adults and children over 12 years: Two capsules initially followed by one capsule after each period of diarrhoea, for up to 24 hours. Do not take more than six capsules in any 24-hour period.

The active ingredient is Loperamide, each tablet contains 2mg.

The other ingredients: Lactose Monohydrate, Maize Starch, Talc, Magnesium Stearate, Povidone, Brilliant Blue (E133), Quinoline Yellow (E104), Colloidal Anhydrous Silica and Sodium Starch Glycolate.

Keep out of the reach and sight of children. Do not use if you are allergic to any of the ingredients. Talk to your doctor before taking if you are taking any other medication. Do not take if you see any signs of blood in your stools. Do not take if your stomach appears to be swollen or you are constipated. Take special care when taking Loperamide if you are intolerant to sugars or your suffer from liver disease. Talk to your doctor before taking if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breast feeding.

Prescription required
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*There is a minimum prescription dispensing charge of £9.00 per item