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Can You Use Pepto Bismol After The Expiration Date
Not recommended: To take any medication past its expiration date due to decreases efficacy. ...Read more
Before.: One hour to 30m before, so it can protect your stomach. Diluted out after a meal. ...Read more
My son vomits 1 to 7 times a day. He does not feel sick before or after he vomits and has been doing this for several months and he has tried pepto bismol and Nexium for acid.
Excessive : Excessive vomiting can cause a lot of problems, including electrolyte imbalances and damage to the teeth. 1-7 times per day for several months is definitely excessive. Your son needs to be evaluated by a physician. Assuming that this vomiting is not happening on purpose, he may have an obstruction in his gastrointestinal tract or a problem with the normal contractions of the stomach itself (called gastroparesis). ...Read more
Stop self-treating!: Nausea may be GI-related (food poisoning, peptic disease, gastroparesis, due to biliary & pancreatic disease, gas/bloat syndrome, small bowel problems). Consider "central" causes: motion sickness, vertigo, migraine headache, brain problems (some very serious). Also, rule out infection (? urinary tract), medication side effects, pregnancy, & even reaction to stress. Find & treat the cause--see doc. ...Read more
Yes: The bismuth in Peto Bismol typically turns peoples stools dark. This is normal. ...Read more
What is pepto bismol used for? And can I use it for acid reflux after a meal? I'm on toprol XR and synthroid. Also having diarreah
Yes: Pepto bismol is used for nausea, heartburn, indigestion, upset stomach and diarrhea. Since heartburn is a common signs of acid reflux, most likely pepto bismol will help. Consult your doctor about a medication you can take if this over the counter drug does not help. Always consult your doctor about mixing medications as well since I am not familiar with your medical history. ...Read more
My stomach is bothering me. (i am getting my period & have been upset). I just finished antibiotics & took a probiotic a few hours ago. Is it ok to take pepto bismol after taking the probiotic?
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