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Loperamide side effects dangerous?

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Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine

In brief: Rarely

Very well tolerated.
Side effects are generally mild and a whole lot better than diarrhea. Major concerns are giving the medication to control symptoms when there is a serious underlying disease, overtreatment with resulting constipation and mild dizziness or lightheadedness.

In brief: Rarely

Very well tolerated.
Side effects are generally mild and a whole lot better than diarrhea. Major concerns are giving the medication to control symptoms when there is a serious underlying disease, overtreatment with resulting constipation and mild dizziness or lightheadedness.
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