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Is loperamide (imodium) safe for a person who underwent colostomy?

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Dr. Frederick Shieh
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: Yes

In general, it is safe to use it, although if you are having chronic problems and find yourself using it for a prolonged time, be sure to discuss it with your GI doc.

In brief: Yes

In general, it is safe to use it, although if you are having chronic problems and find yourself using it for a prolonged time, be sure to discuss it with your GI doc.
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