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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 9,491 Probiotic 7,582 Pedialyte 5,652
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Imodium vs Pepto-Bismol

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Other name: Loperamide (Loperamide)
Other name: Kaopectate (Kaopectate)
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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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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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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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metimes Imodium works too well for me, but it doesn't wo...
" Imodium is probably the best. I ...use Kaopectate, because sometimes Imodium works too well for me, but it doesn't work ...fast. Some people also use Pepto-Bismol and find it works well for them. K.... "

pepto or imodium just for some relief for yourself...My gma...
" ...it do you ? I would prob take some pepto or imodium just for some relief for yourself...My gma had ...same thing yesterday and pepto helped her... "

maximum dose of Pepto Bismol to your Imodium. That is what...
" Add the maximum dose of Pepto Bismol to your Imodium. That is what the docs ...to be working for her. For some, Pepto Bismol is an effective solution. Don't take it... "

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en't had much success with imodium or probiotics. has anyon...
" Pepto Bismol hi all, 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... "

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then I would get so constipated that I would get nauseous...
" ...too, and kept taking Imodium every day and then I would get so constipated that I would get nauseous and couldn't even eat, ...the Imodium and now I'm doing Pepto and more SF and it's getting... "

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odium so I could work and have a somewhat normal life bu...
" Beth has used Pepto off and on for ...and ask about Pepto. I used Imodium so I could work and have a somewhat normal life but some docs. ...it is a \"no no.\" Pepto did not help me. My doc OKed Imodium... "

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

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stuff called Imodium Diarrhea PLUS for \"multi-symptom relie...
" ...is liquid anti-diarrhea medicine? I've been trying this stuff called Imodium Diarrhea PLUS for \"multi-symptom relief\" that are just caplets ...doing anything to help with my... "

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

went to imodium but no change. I did the activia thing,...
" ...am 39 and have had constant diarrhea for about 7 months. ...and hasnt really stopped. I took pepto and then went to imodium but no change. I did the activia ...thing, increased vegtable fiber, taken lactaid... "

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