1 tablet contains
loperamide hydrochloride 2 mg Excipients: lactose monohydrate, maize starch, povidone K-25, stearic acid
Contained in the product loperamide inhibits intestinal motility by acting directly on the smooth muscle of the intestinal wall, reduces the secretion of the intestinal epithelium. The drug slows down the speed of passage of intestinal contents through the digestive tract, reduces the number of bowel movements and improve stool consistency.
The drug is used in the symptomatic treatment of acute and chronic diarrhea of various origins. In the treatment of diarrhea due to functional bowel disease. In light exacerbations of inflammatory bowel disease. In patients after surgery, in which an intestinal fistula. Dosage: The drug is administered at a dose and frequency determined by your doctor. Usually given initially in acute diarrhea 2 tablets, then 1 tablet after any abnormal defecation. The maximum dose must not exceed 8 tablets per day. In chronic diarrhea usually at the beginning of the threads 2 times 1 tablet, if necessary, increasing the dose to 4-6 per day. The drug should not be used in the states of ileus, constipation, in a long roll of non-specific inflammatory bowel disease. The drug should not be administered children under 2 years of age