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loperamide overdose signs

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Imodium (loperamide): (loperamide hcl) can cause liver dysfunction, retention of urine, paralytic ileus ; CNS depression.

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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Loperamide overdose: An overdose occurs when an excessive / dangerous dose of a drug is used. "Overdose symptoms may include dizziness, drowsiness, little or no urinatio ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Stop it: Stop it. Get together with your doctor and develop a plan. Most patients can cold turkey it but some need a medicine called Naltrexone and Clonidine ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frederick Shieh
Specializes in Gastroenterology
Probably ok: In most cases, it is save to take loperamide on a daily basis, but i would make sure that you are doing so under the supervision of a physician to mak ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Garrett Caldwell
8 years experience Family Medicine
Imodium (loperamide): Imodium anti-diarrheals are actually a drug called loperamide. This drug acts on the walls of the gut inhibiting their movement and increasing the to ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
You need: a visit with your Health Care Provider who may wish to refer you for (or evaluate themselves) IBS-D (Irritable Bowel Syndrome D...however before makin ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Howard Brown
25 years experience Gastroenterology
Diarrhea: I presume you are suffering from diarrhea or IBS. do not mix medicines. Also be aware that Pepto Bismol will turn your stool black. If you use lomotil ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
Diarrhea: It's used to treat diarrhea.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frederick Shieh
Specializes in Gastroenterology
Probably ok: In most cases, it is save to take loperamide on a daily basis, but i would make sure that you are doing so under the supervision of a physician to mak ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Rarely: Very well tolerated. Side effects are generally mild and a whole lot better than diarrhea. Major concerns are giving the medication to control sympt ... Read More
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