IMODIUM® Plus works to relieve diarrhoea, and soothes cramps, wind and bloating. Used to treat short-lived bouts of diarrhoea, it contains an additional ingredient, simeticone which helps to soothe excess gas in the gut and relieve painful accompanying symptoms.
Directions for use:
Adults over 18 years:
Take 2 tablets initially, followed by 1 tablets after each episode of diarrhoea
Young adults aged 12 to 18 years:
Take 1 tablet initially, followed if required, by 1 tablet after each loose bowel movement
Do not take more than 4 tablets in any 24 hour period.
Do not take this medicine:
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist:
If you are pregnant, think you are pregnant or planning a pregnancy: ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking this medicine.
If you are breast-feeding do not take this medicine. Small amounts may get into your milk. Talk to your doctor about a suitable treatment.
The active substances are: loperamide hydrochloride (2 mg per tablet) and simeticone (measured as 125 mg dimeticone per tablet).
The other ingredients are: calcium hydrogen phosphate anhydrous, microcrystalline cellulose, acesulfame potassium, artificial vanilla flavour (includes propylene glycol, maltodextrin and benzyl alcohol), sodium starch glycolate type A and stearic acid.
Keep all medicines out the sight and reach of children.
Always consult the Patient Information Leaflet before using this medicine