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Coumadin And Imodium
No: This is not a good idea.Get a more detailed answer ›
Not really: no relation to the medicine my first question is why you are taking the combination? Imodium for diarrhea,my guess you might be having gastroenteritis,that can cause rectal bleeding.the illness not the medicine. the other dilemma why keflex did you start taking it before the diarrhea,or after. the combination will not cause rectal bleeding. keflex on rare occasion can cause diarrhea. see your doc. ...Read more
Synergy: Both Lomotil & Imodium (loperamide) contain a mu opioid receptor agonist that acts in the meyenteric plexis in the GI tract. You run the risk of potential synergism whereby the effects of one increases the others potency leading to supra therapeutic effects or even a complication ileus (paralysed bowel). That said, you should follow the guidance of the physician that is managing your GI disease in this matter. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: There are no interactions.Get a more detailed answer ›
Is it okay to take pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) for nausea and diarrhea and aspirin for fever?
Fluids/Tylenol/Pepto: First of all you need fluids and if you are vomiting what you drink you may have to consult doctor to take something to stop the vomiting or IV fluids to prevent dehydration.You may take tylenol (acetaminophen) for temp, pepto bismol though can be taken for mild cases but immodium is a better choice.But if you have high temperature you may need stool culture to rule out salmonela, schigela, e coli or another GI infe. ...Read more
Ok: no clear evidence of interactionGet a more detailed answer ›
Can I take imodium (loperamide) anti diarrhea with avelox. Second day on avelox and have diarrhea.?
You may: Temporary GI disturbances are quite common with antibiotics, so a little patience with this understanding comes handy to get the intended benefit from the treatment. I would recommend extra clear liquids like electrolyte solutions, yogurt and probiotic to help restore GI health before Imodium (loperamide). ...Read more