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Imodium Plus Comfort Diarrhoea Relief Tablets Pack of 6

£4.40

IMODIUM® Plus Comfort tablets work to quickly relieve diarrhoea within 1 hour, while also soothing painful cramps, uncomfortable bloating and embarrassing wind.Sold by Prime Health Pharmacy

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Imodium Plus Comfort Diarrhoea Relief Tablets Pack of 6

What is Imodium Plus Comfort(Loperamide/Simeticone) Hydrochloride?

IMODIUM® Plus Comfort tablets work to quickly relieve diarrhoea within 1 hour, while also soothing painful cramps, uncomfortable bloating and embarrassing wind.

Used to treat short-lived bouts of diarrhoea, the tablets contain an additional ingredient called Simeticone, which helps ease excess gas in the gut and relieve painful accompanying symptoms.

Benefits

  • For fast and effective diarrhoea relief in under an hour
  • Soothing formula also relieves cramps, bloating and wind
  • Easy-to-swallow tablets

What causes Diarrhoea?

Diarrhoea is generally caused by a bowel infection known as gastroenteritis. However, other causes may include;

food allergy

alcohol

appendicitis

other medications

If you’re currently taking any other medicine, check the side effects. Diarrhoea might be one of them. Chronic or long-term diarrhoea may be a symptom of a more serious condition, such as Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS).

 

Side Effects

Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. Most are usually mild. These include:

Itchiness or hives

Stomach pain or swollen stomach

Difficulties passing water

Severe constipation

Narrowing the pupils of the eye (Miosis)

Feeling sick, constipation, or wind

A headache

Dizziness or drowsiness

Vomiting

Indigestion

Dry mouth

Tiredness

If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side effects not listed in the patient information leaflet. You can also report any side effect using the Yellow Card scheme from the MHRA. To do this, go to the website.

What is the recommended dosage of this treatment?

Initial: 2 tablets

Then: 1 tablet after each episode of diarrhoea

Don’t take more than 4 tablets in any 24-hour period

Please read the enclosed leaflet carefully before use.

If your symptoms last longer than 48 hours, stop taking his medicine and talk to your doctor or a Prime Health pharmacist.

 

Storage

Keep out of the sight and reach of children. Store in the original container to protect from moisture. Do not use this medicine after the expiry date which is stated on the outside packaging.

 

 When should Imodium Plus Comfort not be used?

Imodium Plus Comfort is not suitable for use by children under the age of 12 for short-term treatment, or adults aged 18 and over for IBS diarrhoea. Do not take this product if you are allergic to loperamide or any of the other listed ingredients. Do not take this product if you:

Have severe diarrhoea after taking antibiotics

Are having a flare-up of an inflammatory bowel condition, e.g. ulcerative colitis

Are constipated or your stomach appears swollen

Have acute dysentery, showing symptoms such as blood in your stools or a high temperature

Are breastfeeding

Speak to your doctor or a Prime Health pharmacist before using this product if you:

Have AIDS and your stomach becomes swollen, stop taking these capsules immediately

Suffer from a liver disease

Have had diarrhoea that lasts for more than 24 hours

Have been told by your doctor that you have intolerance to some sugars

Suffer from IBS

Have severe diarrhoea

Are pregnant or may become pregnant