Pepto-Bismol Tablets Original - 12 ct
Relieves: travelers' diarrhea; diarrhea; upset stomach due to overindulgence in food and drink, including: heartburn, indigestion, nausea, gas, belching, fullness. 5 symptom relief. Low sodium.
Directions: Chew or dissolve in mouth. Adults and children 12 years and over: 2 tablets (1 dose) every 1/2 hour or 4 tablets (2 doses) every hour as needed for diarrhea. 2 tablets (1 dose) every 1/2 hour as needed for overindulgence (upset stomach, heartburn, indigestion, nausea). Do not exceed 8 doses (16 tablets) 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. Avoid excessive heat (over 104 degrees F or 40 degrees C).
Active Ingredients: In Each Tablet: Bismuth Subsalicylate 262 mcg
Inactive Ingredients: Calcium Carbonate; D&C Red No. 27 Aluminum Lake; Flavor; Magnesium Stearate; Mannitol; Povidone; Saccharin Sodium; Talc; Each Tablet Contains: Calcium 140 mg; Magnesium 9 mg; Salicylate 101 mg
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 or last more than 2 days; 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.
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