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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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Lomotil vs Loperamide

Lomotil
VS.
Loperamide
Other name: Diphenoxylate-Atropine Diphenoxylate-Atropine
Other name: Imodium Imodium
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Diarrhea
3.3
Concern level
2.9
Helpfulness
for Diarrhea
1.8
Concern level
2.7
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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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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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Top Concerns
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Depression
5
Weight Gain
3
Dizzy
2
Burning
2
Rash
2
Drowsy
2
Hair Loss
1
Loss of Appetite
1
Neuropathy
1
Diabetes
1
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RLS
8
Depression
7
Euphoria
5
Restless
3
Runny Nose
2
Drowsy
1
Weight Gain
1
Dizzy
1
Cough
1
Seizures
1
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About Lomotil
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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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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motil many years ago but it didn't really help me. I tri...
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" Hi, I was given lomotil many years ago but it didn't really help me. I tried various anti ...'D' meds (Questran,Codeine,Lomotil,Loperamide,etc). Once i got the CD under... "

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doctor once prescribed me Lomotil for IBS and works so wel...
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" Quote: Well for me, loperamide helps for the diarreah. By mistake I bought ...are huge and chalky. Feeling nausea, I nearly choked on ...much easier to swallow. My doctor once prescribed me Lomotil... "

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the Lomotil. Lomotil has worked for me by taking it one to...
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" I have taken Lomotil for years, but it's at ...here, and now I take Imodium (or Rx Loperamide) on normal days, but for the bigger events, I go back to the Lomotil. Lomotil has worked for me by taking... "

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dose of T.O.O I take is two drops and I have had no problem
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" ...eight loperamide and eight lomotil a day. The dose of T.O.O I take is two drops and... "

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th. He gave me lomotil and that worked well, but now when I...
" ...drink alcohol? I've had IBS for some years and even while using opiates, I never got constipated. ...come up with. He gave me lomotil and that worked well, but now when I get it bad I use over the... "

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been taking Lomotil ever since and think it works better...
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" I use to take Loperamide but it stopped being effective. My consultant informed me ...drug making it ineffective. I have been taking Lomotil ever since and think it works better. I take 8 a... "

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feels like. Lomotil works better for me, but after taking...
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" I have taken loperamide daily for a couple weeks. ...sometimes it makes me feel sick. It's hard to explain, ...kinda what it feels like. Lomotil works better for me, but after taking it... "

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e Lomotil works better than loperamide (Imodium). I only t...
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" ...the VSL.   I've used Metamucil every day (twice daily) ...stool consistency. Some can get gassy from that, too, but ...or Benefiber.   For me Lomotil works better than loperamide (Imodium). I only take it... "

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tries lomotil so don't know the difference. I don't need...
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" I use Loperamide which is prescription Imodium. I think it works better because it is in capsule form and ...system faster. I've never tries lomotil so don't know the difference. I don't need to... "

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motil a day before. I've never found it helps with pain...
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" ...I no longer need anti-diarrhoea meds - and I was taking well over 10 pills of loperamide and/or lomotil a day before. I've never found it helps with pain though. But this med has an... "

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