Active ingredients: loperamide
What it is used for
For the control and symptomatic treatment of acute non-specific diarrhoea and of chronic diarrhoea. Also indicated for reducing the volume of discharge in patients with ileostomies, colostomies and other intestinal resections.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Shelf lifetime is 3 Years.
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
White to off-white circular tablet.
Do I need a prescription?
The packs below are available from a pharmacy without prescription. It is
- 10 and 20 pack
- 12 pack
We are unable to tell you if you need a prescription for these medicines. You can ask your pharmacist. This medicine is
- 2 pack
- 4 pack
- 6 pack
- 8 pack
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient loperamide
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems