Lomide

Lomide

loperamide

Manufacturer:

Siam Bheasach

Distributor:

Siam Pharmaceutical
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Loperamide HCl
Indications/Uses
Symptomatic treatment of diarrhea.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult Initially 2 cap then 1 cap after each loose stool, up to 16 mg daily.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Acute diarrhoea associated w/ organisms that penetrate intestinal mucosa or pseudomembranous colitis associated w/ broad-spectrum antibiotics. Infant & childn.
Special Precautions
Discontinue if improvement not apparent in 48 hr. Hepatic dysfunction. Inflammatory bowel disease.
Adverse Reactions
Abdominal pain, toxic megacolon, dry mouth, dizziness, fatigue, skin rashes, CNS depression (overdosage).
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
A07DA03 - loperamide ; Belongs to the class of antipropulsives. Used in the treatment of diarrhea.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Lomide cap 2 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's
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