Definitions

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  • n. A drug effective against diarrhea resulting from gastroenteritis or inflammatory bowel disease.

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  • Antidiarrheal agents, such as loperamide (Imodium®), should also be avoided.

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  • Antidiarrheal agents such as loperamide (Imodium*) or diphenoxylate with atropine (Lomotil*) can make the illness worse and should be avoided.

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  • Antidiarrheal agents, such as loperamide (Imo­dium), should also be avoided. "

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  • Daily over-the-counter (OTC) bismuth subsalicylate (Pepto-Bismol) can cut your risk of developing diarrhea, and OTC loperamide (Imodium A-D) can ease a mild case.

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  • Stock up on supplies now, such as a digital  thermometer and over-the-counter drugs, including pain reliever/fever reducers, such as acetaminophen (Tylenol and generics) or ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin IB, and generics), as well as diarrhea medicine, such as loperamide (Imodium AD and generics).

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  • Stock up on supplies now, such as a digital thermometer and over-the-counter drugs, including pain reliever/fever reducers, such as acetaminophen (Tylenol and generics) or ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin IB, and generics), as well as diarrhea medicine, such as loperamide (Imodium AD and generics).

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  • According to the Physician's Desk Reference, Imodium (whose active ingredient is loperamide hydrochloride) acts by slowing intestinal motility and by affecting water and electrolyte movement through the bowel.

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  • Antimotility agents such as the loperamide (sold under the trade name of Imodium A-D) are not advisable when fever is present, as is indicated by the original poster, or if bloody diarrhea is being passed.

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  • Some anti-diarrhea medicines, like loperamide (Imodium) or diphenoxylate (Lomotil) may even cause harm or make infections last longer.

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