Kaopectate Coated Caplets - 28 ct
Relieves: travelers' diarrhea, diarrhea, upset stomach due to overindulgence in food and drink, including: heartburn, indigestion, nausea, gas, belching, fullness. Fast & effective relief. Begins controlling symptoms from the first dose. Clinically proven medicine. Each caplet contains very low sodium.
Directions: Adults and children 12 years of age and older: 2 caplets (1 dose). Swallow caplets with water do not chew. Repeat dose every 1/2 hour to 1 hour as needed. Do not exceed 8 doses in 24 hours. Use until diarrhea stops but not more than 2 days. Children under 12 years: ask a doctor. Drink plenty of clear fluids to help prevent dehydration caused by diarrhea. Store at room temperature 20-25 degrees C (68-77 degrees F).
Active Ingredients: Per Caplet: Bismuth Subsalicylate 262 mg
Inactive Ingredients: Croscarmellose Sodium Crospovidone Hydrated Silica Hypromellose Magnesium Stearate Microcrystalline Cellulose Mineral Oil Povidone Sodium Lauryl Sulfate Stearic Acid Talc Titanium Dioxide Triacetin
Warnings: Reye's syndrome: Children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox or flu-like symptoms should not use this product. When using this product, if changes in behavior with nausea and vomiting occur, consult a doctor because these symptoms could be an early sign of Reye's syndrome, a rare but serious illness. Allergy Alert: Contains salicylate. Do not take if you are: allergic to salicylates (including aspirin) taking other salicylate products. Do not use if you have: an ulcer a bleeding problem bloody or black stool. Ask a doctor before use if you have: fever mucus in the stool. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking any drug for: anticoagulation (thinning the blood) diabetes gout arthritis. When using this product a temporary, but harmless, darkening of the stool and/or tongue may occur. Stop use and ask a doctor if: symptoms get worse ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs diarrhea lasts more than 2 days. If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Do not use if carton was opened or if printed foil inner seal under bottle cap is torn or missing.
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