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Common Stomach Cramps treatments discussed around the web
Laxative 610 Imodium 418 Buscopan 388
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Imodium
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Pepto-Bismol
Other name: Loperamide (Loperamide)
Other name: Kaopectate (Kaopectate)
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Diarrhea
IBS
Withdrawal*
Ulcerative Colitis
Stomach Cramps
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Nausea
Diarrhea
Stomach Pain
Stomach Problems
Heartburn
Indigestion
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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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Pepto-Bismol is an over-the-counter drug currently produced by the Procter and Gamble company in the United States of America and in Canada to treat minor digestive system upset. Its active ingredient is bismuth subsalicylate. The primary symptoms aided ...
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Top Concerns
Imo
Nausea
9
Bloating
4
Depression
4
Stomach Problems
4
RLS
2
Fever
2
Weight Gain
2
Dizzy
2
Burning
1
Rash
1
Top Concerns
Pep
Burning
2
Depression
2
Dizzy
2
Weight Gain
2
Cough
1
Migraines
1
Addiction
1
Diabetes
1
Loss Of Appetite
1
Common Cold
1
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Imodium
Imo
Pepto-Bismol
Pep
Nausea
Imo
Pep
9
0
Bloating
Imo
Pep
4
0
Depression
Imo
Pep
4
2
Stomach Problems
Imo
Pep
4
0
RLS
Imo
Pep
2
0
Fever
Imo
Pep
2
0
Weight Gain
Imo
Pep
2
2
Dizzy
Imo
Pep
2
2
Burning
Imo
Pep
1
2
Rash
Imo
Pep
1
0
Burning
Pep
Imo
2
1
Depression
Pep
Imo
2
4
Dizzy
Pep
Imo
2
2
Weight Gain
Pep
Imo
2
2
Cough
Pep
Imo
1
0
Migraines
Pep
Imo
1
0
Addiction
Pep
Imo
1
0
Diabetes
Pep
Imo
1
0
Loss Of Appetite
Pep
Imo
1
0
Common Cold
Pep
Imo
1
0
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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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Imodium
About Pepto-Bismol
Pepto-Bismol is an over-the-counter drug currently produced by the Procter and Gamble company in the United States of America and in Canada to treat minor digestive system upset. Its active ingredient is bismuth subsalicylate. The primary symptoms aided ...
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www.ibsgroup.org
" Imodium is probably the best. I ...Kaopectate, because sometimes Imodium works too well for me, but it doesn't ...Some people also use Pepto-Bismol and find it works well for them. K.... "

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www.celiac.com
" ...take Pepto and Imodium ...and had to take the maximum Imodium allowed, I get severe stomach cramps, then diarrhea. Taking... "

" ...to lose electrolytes. Imodium worked fine for me. You can also used pepto bismol. It works by inhibiting water... "

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www.ibsgroup.org
" ...anti-diarrhea medicine? I've been trying this stuff called Imodium Diarrhea PLUS for \"multi-symptom relief\" that are ...to help with my post-BM pain. Pepto-Bismol -... "

" ...do you ? I would prob take some pepto or imodium just for some relief for yourself...My gma ...yesterday and pepto helped her alot... Hope... "

" ...I react to Pepto Bismol because that is ...to go home. I was also taking Pepto Bismol the last two weeks and it didn't help. Since switching to Imodium on Sunday I am doing so... "

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forums.dinet.org
" ...i am back to having a bowel flare - too many bms, bad hypoglycemia episodes, feeling very light-headed, weak, cold sweats, etc... i haven't had much success with imodium or probiotics.... "

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www.helpforibs.com
" ...and kept taking Imodium every day and then I would get so constipated that I would get nauseous and couldn't even ...and now I'm doing Pepto and more SF and it's getting better. I feel... "

" ...reign in. I'm so glad imodium works for me ...was giving me stomach cramping, and I used pepto instead. Now I seem to react to pepto with the D. getting worse instead of better. I attribu... "

Post from
www.celiac.com
" ...yet, I still have the runs... I was fine ...it, I just now started Pepto (I get really sick with Imodium, it makes me feel drunk, dizzy vertigo, yuck) and its a bit better already. Once you've ... "

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