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Kaopectate

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Other Names: Pepto-Bismol

Pepto-Bismol

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/ 43,613 posts
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 2,079 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 43,613 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Kaopectate, known medically as bismuth subsalicylate, is an orally taken medication from Chattem, Inc. for the treatment of mild diarrhea. It is also sometimes used to treat indigestion, nausea and stomach ulcers. In the U.S., kaopectate is now equivalen... Read more on Wikipedia
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 ... Read more on Wikipedia
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January 10, 2014
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What patients are saying about Kaopectate vs. Pepto-Bismol

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stomach even more. Instead, we had to switch to Kaopectate
...we had Brandon on Pepto Bismol. His stools turned black ...I spoke with the pharmacist, he said that Pepto Bismol is the worst thing that anyone can take, ...Instead, we had to switch to Kao...
I primarily use Kaopectate, because sometimes Imodium...
...the best. I primarily use Kaopectate, because sometimes Imodium works too well for me, but it doesn't work ...Some people also use Pepto-Bismol and find it works well for them. K....
have had to come to her house when she has passed ou...
...Bismol/Kaopectate type medicine during that time. I think she messed up her body and is now unable to digest food properly. Paramedics have had to come to her house when she has passed out...
kaopectate! It's safe, and works better than pepto (which...
...kaopectate! It's safe, and works better than pepto...
take. Kaopectate is on my OB's list of meds good to take...
Immodium, Pepto, Kaopectate are all ok to take. Kaopectate is on my OB's list of meds good to take they gave...
AD, Pepto, Kaopectate, etc....etc.... doesn't work for me...
I used Librax a few years back ...the over-the counter medicines, such as; Immodium, Immodium AD, Pepto, Kaopectate, etc....etc.... doesn't work for me...
and Kaopectate work minimally for me. Sorry to hear about...
...and Kaopectate work minimally for me. Sorry to hear ...of mine. I use Imodium regularly (2 tabs ...with no tolerance. But once in a great while, I'll try Pepto or Kaopectate and neither work...
Pepto-Bismo or Kaopectate PRIOR to getting the black stool?...
...wine wouldn't cause your stool to appear black. Did you take any Pepto-Bismo or Kaopectate PRIOR to getting the black stool? If so, P-B and Kao cause black stool...
Pepto Bismal or Kaopectate? This helped me every day. Make...
I went from EXTREME constipation to four days of diarrhea. I think I was overcompensating because I so feared more constipation. Did you try Pepto Bismal or Kaopectate? This helped me every day. Make...
you take pepto/kaopectate ? those make your poop black...if...
Did you take pepto/kaopectate ? those make your poop black...if you're...
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