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United Home® Lormide®
(Loperamide)

Format:

Capsule

Price:

₱7.83/cap

Usage:

This medicine is used for acute nonspecific diarrhea, chronic diarrhea associated with inflammatory bowel disease. Reduction of number and volume of discharge in patients with ileostomies and colostomies

Product Description:

Each Tablet contains: Loperamide Hydrochloride (2 mg)

 

Dosage and Administration:

For Symptomatic Relief of Acute Diarrhea Adult Dose:

Take 2 capsules initially followed by 1 capsule after each loose bowel movement. Or, as directed by a doctor. Maximum dose is 16 mg (8 capsules) per day. Discontinue if there is no improvement after 2 days.

For Symptomatic Relief of Chronic Diarrhea Adult Dose:

Take 2 capsules initially followed by 1 capsule after each loose bowel movement. Then reduce Loperamide dose to meet individual requirements. When the optimal daily dosage has been established, administer this amount as a single dose or in divided doses. Or, as directed by a doctor.

Average Daily Maintenance Dose

Take 2 to 4 capsules/day. A dosage of five capsules (10 mg) is rarely exceeded.

If no clinical improvement is observed after treatment with 8 capsules/day (16 mg/day) for at least 10 days, symptoms are unlikely to be controlled by further Loperamide administration.

 

Each Tablet contains:

Loperamide Hydrochloride (2 mg)

Dosage and Administration:

 

For Symptomatic Relief of Acute Diarrhea Adult Dose:
Take 2 capsules initially followed by 1 capsule after each loose bowel movement. Or, as directed by a doctor. Maximum dose is 16 mg (8 capsules) per day. Discontinue if there is no improvement after 2 days.

 

For Symptomatic Relief of Chronic Diarrhea Adult Dose:

Take 2 capsules initially followed by 1 capsule after each loose bowel movement. Then reduce Loperamide dose to meet individual requirements. When the optimal daily dosage has been established, administer this amount as a single dose or in divided doses. Or, as directed by a doctor.

 

Average Daily Maintenance Dose

Take 2 to 4 capsules/day. A dosage of five capsules (10 mg) is rarely exceeded.

If no clinical improvement is observed after treatment with 8 capsules/day (16 mg/day) for at least 10 days, symptoms are unlikely to be controlled by further Loperamide administration.