Diarrhea

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Diarrhea , also spelled diarrhoea, is the condition of having three or more loose or liquid bowel movements per day. It is a co...
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Imodium 9,047 Probiotic 7,251 Pedialyte 5,564
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Imodium
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Lomotil
Other name: Loperamide (Loperamide)
Other name: Lonox (Lonox)
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Loperamide (R-18553), a synthetic piperidine derivative, is an opioid medication used against diarrhea resulting from gastroenteritis or inflammatory bowel disease. In most countries it is available generically and under brand names such as '''Lop...
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co-phenotrope.Its active ingredients are diphenoxylate and atropine. Diphenoxylate is anti-diarrheal and atropine is anticholinergic. Diphenoxylate is chemically related to the opioid drug meperidine. A subtherapeutic amount of atropine sulfate is presen...
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Top Concerns
Imo
Nausea
7
Bloating
3
Depression
3
Stomach Problems
3
RLS
2
Fever
2
Weight Gain
2
Rash
1
Dizzy
1
Burning
1
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Lom
Nausea
9
Depression
3
Bloating
3
Weight Gain
2
Rash
2
Dizzy
2
Drowsy
1
Burning
1
Fever
1
Incontinence
1
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About Imodium
Loperamide (R-18553), a synthetic piperidine derivative, is an opioid medication used against diarrhea resulting from gastroenteritis or inflammatory bowel disease. In most countries it is available generically and under brand names such as '''Lop...
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co-phenotrope.Its active ingredients are diphenoxylate and atropine. Diphenoxylate is anti-diarrheal and atropine is anticholinergic. Diphenoxylate is chemically related to the opioid drug meperidine. A subtherapeutic amount of atropine sulfate is presen...
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tablets. For some reason, Lomotil doesn't work well for me....
" ...for different people. For me, Imodium works much better than Lomotil. I usually ...For some reason, Lomotil doesn't work wel... "

have any Lomotil but he had the good presence of mind...
" DH came back with Imodium. The pharmacy didn't have any Lomotil but he had the good presence of mind to ...going around. Anyway - the Imodium certainly did the trick and I've been able... "

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works best for me. Imodium also works well but stays with...
" ...IBS-D for 15 years ...anti-depressants and anxieties plane old Lomotil works best for me. Imodium also works well but stays with ...between Constipation and Diarrhea. Lomotil keeps me more r... "

with one lomotil (prescription) and I am good for the whole...
" ...just one or two Metamucil cookies a day. I find Imodium very helpful and sometimes combine two Imodium with one lomotil (prescription) and I am good for the whole day. Can't do that everyday,though... "

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noticed are dry eyes and dry mouth. When I take Imodium, I...
" ...side effects I've noticed are dry eyes and dry mouth. When I take Imodium, I sometimes feel... "

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onc called a a script for Lomotil and it works immediately...
" ...did nothing, so my onc called a a script for Lomotil and it works immediately. We are keeping... "

makes me feel faint and makes my heart pound. It's not...
" ...makes me feel faint and makes my heart pound. It's not usually too bad, although once I took 8 imodium and 8 lomotil ...prescription strength of imodium is, but I find it works better if I front... "

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I also take Lomotil and it works for me. As Sandy said (I'm...
" I also take Lomotil and it works for me. As Sandy ...an occasional 1/2 dose of Imodium and sometimes anti anti-spasmmotic but for me, they don't work that... "

house, Lomotil has been effective for her. You would need...
" ...resection and subsequent Xeloda treatment. Imodium did not work for her. What she does is ...be away from the house, Lomotil has been effective for her. You would need to... "

control problems. I do use Imodium for the IBS and it helps...
" I also have IBS and Bladder control problems. I do use Imodium for the IBS and it helps. I take 4 to ...afew hours. I take detrol LA for my bladder ...and it is called: Lomotil. It's works good... "

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