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Can pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) help with cramps?

Can pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) help with cramps?

Yes: It can. The primary symptoms aided by Pepto-Bismol are nausea, heartburn, indigestion, upset stomach, diarrhea, and other temporary discomforts of the stomach and gastrointestinal tract. ...Read more

Dr. Sewa Legha
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Can i take pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) for my upset stomach, diahrrea, nausea etc. If i'm taking Prilosec for gerd?

Can i take pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) for my upset stomach, diahrrea, nausea etc. If i'm taking Prilosec for gerd?

No interactions: There were no interactions found in our database between pepto-bismol maximum strength and Prilosec otc however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist. ...Read more

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Does Zantac (ranitidine) help with nausea?

Does Zantac (ranitidine) help with nausea?

If caused by acid: If its caused by extra acid in your stomach then it can help. ...Read more

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Can i take pepto bismo with alchol?

Can i take pepto bismo with alchol?

Not recommend : In general, it is not a good idea to combine alcohol with medication whether it be prescribed or over-the-counter. ...Read more

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Thoughts? Could pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) help prevent my stomach aches and poop?

Thoughts? Could pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) help prevent my stomach aches and poop?

Needs more informati: If you have upset somach with diarrhea than it may help, if that's your poop problem, but if you are constipated it will not help and may make it worse.But it is not a medicine avail;able over the counter for prevention of your stomach aches and poop.If you have that recurrent problem consult your doctor or a gastroenterologist. ...Read more

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Recovering from stomach flu, still have gas and diarrhea. Will pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) help or make things worse?

Recovering from stomach flu, still have gas and diarrhea. Will pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) help or make things worse?

Diarrhea: I doubt pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) will hurt, but it will make your stool black so don't panic. I would suggest a brat diet (banana, rice, apple sauce, tea, toast) and avoid dairy for the next 2 weeks. ...Read more

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Can I take simethone with pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate)?

Can I take simethone with pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate)?

Yes: Simethicone breaks up gas bubbles. Peptobismol is bismuth and aspirin, meant to soothe your stomach and improve diarrhea. There is no interaction between the two. ...Read more

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Can i mix pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) and gravol and diarrhea pills together?

Can i mix pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) and gravol and diarrhea pills together?

Probably: But if you are taking gravol, why? This is for nausea and vomiting and not diarrhea. You don't say what the diarrhea pill really is, so check with your friendly pharmacist for possible drug interactions. ...Read more

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Would pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) help my nausea from a food allergy?

Would pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) help my nausea from a food allergy?

Food allergies: Milk, eggs, wheat, soybeans, fish, crustacean shellfish, tree nuts ; peanuts cause 90 % of food allergic reactions. Up to 15 million americans suffer from food allergies ; need to avoid not only certain foods but any ingredient that contains proteins derived from them. In some cases, anaphylaxis can result. See http://www.Boston.Com/lifestyle/health/blog/nutrition/2013/11/the_dangers_of_dining_out. ...Read more

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Can u take zegerid with pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate)?

Can u take zegerid with pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate)?

Yes: there should be no interactions between the two medicines. See your doctor if they don't work, however. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) for nausea and diarrhea and aspirin for fever?

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

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Can pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) cause me to have black stools as well as constipation?

Can pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) cause me to have black stools as well as constipation?

Yes, yes: Bismuth, the main ingredient in pepto bismol, (bismuth subsalicylate) will turn the stools black transiently and may lead to temporary constipation. Ifr the black stools continue days after use of pepto, you need to see a GI doctor to be evaluated for an upper GI source of bleeding from your stomach which will also cause the stools to be black. ...Read more

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Why can't I take bismuth subsalicylate (pepto bismol) with an ulcer?

Why can't I take bismuth subsalicylate (pepto bismol) with an ulcer?

No: This is safe to take with ulcers but it can lead to black stools which can sometimes mimic a bleeding ulcer. ...Read more

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Does marijuana help with stomach cramps/diarrhea/?

Does marijuana help with stomach cramps/diarrhea/?

Probably cramps but: Marijuana is a good muscle relaxant & thus might help abdominal cramps.It's less likely to help diarrhea unless it's stress-related, as it eases anxiety. However, any benefits it might have are purely symptomatic.It is far wiser to seek & treat the cause, which could be due to parasites/microbial imbalances/food sensitivities etc. I advise seeing a holistic doc:http://www.Abihm.Org/search-doctors. ...Read more

Dr. Stephen Noga
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Nausea (Definition)

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