Imodium is one of the UK's most well known diarrhoea treatment, and the original Imodium Capsules have provided a tried and trusted remedy for almost 40 years. The formula provides fast and effective relief from the symptoms of diarrhoea, while gently helping to restore your body's natural rhythm in just a single dose.
The active ingredient in Imodium slows down bowel movement and reabsobs water, giving a stools a chance to form. It is invaluable when there is a need to travel and you can not be far from a toilet. They work quickly and can be taken when needed.
Imodium is one of the UK's most well known diarrhoea treatment, and the original Imodium Capsules have provided a tried and trusted remedy for almost 40 years.
The formula comes in an easy to swallow capsule and provides fast and effective relief from the symptoms of diarrhoea. As well as effectively treating the diarrhoea, Imodium Capsules gently restore your body's natural rhythm.
Effective relief can usually be found with just one single dose, with most cases stopped within one hour, but further capsules can be taken after each episode.
Addtional information for travellers:-
If you are on holiday, there is high chance that you may get an bout of diarrhoea.
This may be uncomplicated because you body is not used to the water or the environment or it can be because of an infection which needs treatment.
When abroad this can be difficult and in convenient to say the least! Antibiotics which you can take with can stop and reduce the symptoms are available from the Online Doctor service which is quick convenient and doesn't require a face to face consultation.
Adults and children over 12 years:
- Initially, swallow two capsules followed, if necessary, by 1 capsule after every loose bowel movement.
- Take up to a maximum of eight capsules each day.
The active ingredients contained in this medicine is/are:
Loperamide Hydrochloride 2mg per capsule.
The medicine also contains the following inactive ingredients to make up the complete product:
Lactose, Maize Starch, Talc and Magnesium Stearate (E572). The capsule itself is made up of Titanium Dioxide (E171), Black Ferrous Oxide (E172), Yellow Ferric Oxide (E172), Indigo Carmine (E132), Erythrosine (E127) and Gelatin.
Not everyone will experience side effects when they take medication, however if you do they can include:
Headache, dizziness, constipation, nausea, flatulence, abdominal pain, abdominal discomfort, dry mouth, vomiting, dyspepsia.
If you are concerned about these effects, or if the product affects you in any other way, stop using it and talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
Reading the following warnings carefully will help to ensure you are selecting an appropriate product.
- Imodium capsules should be used only for symptomatic relief of diarrhoea and not as an alternative to rehydration therapy. Read the enclosed product information leaflet before taking this medication.
- Keep out of sight and out of reach of children.
- Imodium should not be given to children under 12 years.
Please read all packaging and the Product Information Leaflet before taking any new medicine and inform your doctor of medicines you are taking or intend to take.
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