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Kaopectate® Vanilla Anti-Diarrheal Liquid - 8 fl oz

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Product Information

  • Ingredients:
  • Active Ingredient (per 15 ml): Bismuth Subsalicylate (262 mg). Inactive Ingredients: Caramel, Carboxymethylcellulose Sodium, Flavor, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Sodium Salicylate, Sorbic Acid, Sucrose, Water, Xanthan Gum.
  • Allergens & Warnings:
  • Reye's Syndrome: Children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox or flu-like symptoms should not use this product. When using this product, if changes in behavior with nausea and vomiting occur, consult a doctor because these symptoms could be an early sign of Reye's syndrome, a rare but serious illness. Allergy Alert: Contains salicylate. Do not take if you are allergic to salicylates (including aspirin); taking other salicylate products. Do not use if you have an ulcer; a bleeding problem; bloody or black stool. Ask a doctor before use if you have fever; mucus in the stool. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking any drug for diabetes; gout; arthritis; anticoagulation (thinning the blood). When using this product a temporary, but harmless, darkening of the stool and/or tongue may occur. Stop use and ask a doctor if symptoms get worse; ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs; diarrhea lasts more than 2 days. If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Do not use if inner seal is broken or missing.
  • Active ingredientPurpose
    Per 15 ml: Bismuth Subsalicylate (262 mg).Purpose: Anti-Diarrheal/Upset Stomach Reliever.
  • Uses
  • Relieves diarrhea.

    • Relieves nausea and upset stomach associated with this symptom.

      • Warnings
      • Reyes syndrome
        • Children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox or flu-like symptoms should not use this product. When using this product, if changes in behavior with nausea and vomiting occur, consult a doctor because these symptoms could be an early sign of Reye's syndrome, a rare but serious illness.
      • Allergy allert
        • Contains salicylate. Do not take if you are allergic to salicylates (including aspirin)
        • taking other salicylate products.
      • Do not use
        • if you have an ulcer
        • if you have a bleeding problem
        • if you have bloody or black stool.
      • Ask a doctor before use if
        • Ask a doctor before use if you have fever
        • mucus in the stool.
      • Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are
        • Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking any drug for diabetes
        • gout
        • arthritis
        • anticoagulation (thinning the blood).
      • When using this product
        • a temporary, but harmless, darkening of the stool and/or tongue may occur.
      • Stop use and ask a doctor if
        • symptoms get worse
        • ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs
        • diarrhea lasts more than 2 days.
      • Pregnancy/breast-feeding warning
        • If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.
      • Directions

        • Shake well immediately before each use. Drink plenty of clear fluids to help prevent dehydration caused by diarrhea.
      • Adults and Children 12 Years of Age and Older:

        • 30 ml or 2 tablespoonfuls. For accurate dosing, use convenient pre-measured dose cup. Repeat dose every 1/2 hour to 1 hour as needed. Do not exceed 8 doses in 24 hours. Use until diarrhea stops but not more than 2 days.
      • Children Under 12 Years:

        • Ask a doctor.

      Other Information:

      • Each 15 ml Tablespoon Contains: sodium 4 mg. Each 15 ml Tablespoon Contains: total salicylates 130 mg. Do not use if inner seal is broken or missing. Low sodium.

      Inactive Ingredients:

      Caramel,Carboxymethylcellulose Sodium,Flavor,Microcrystalline Cellulose,Sodium Salicylate,Sorbic Acid,Sucrose,Water,Xanthan Gum.