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Treats diarrhea and decreases the amount of drainage in patients who have ostomies.

Brand Names

Imodium A-D
Kaodene A-D
QC Anti-Diarrheal
Health Care America Anti-Diarrheal
Leader Anti-Diarrheal

When You Should Not Take The Medication

You should not use this medicine if you have ever had an allergic reaction to loperamide or if you have severe colitis, diarrhea caused by antibiotics, or dysentery. Do not give to children under 2 years of age.

How To Store And Dispose Of This Medicine

Store at room temperature, away from heat and moisture. Do not freeze the oral liquid.

Keep all medicine out of the reach of children.

Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:
Constipation with nausea and vomiting

If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:
Stomach pain, cramps
Loss of appetite
Dry mouth
Changes in vision, such as trouble focusing
Drowsiness or dizziness

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