Imodium Originals provide fast and effective relief from diarrhoea symptoms in a single dose and can stop diarrhoea within one hour. They may also be used to treat diarrhoea associated with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) in adults aged over eighteen years.
Imodium Original Capsules are a tried and trusted medication that works to restore your body's natural rhythm. Each capsule contains the active ingredient loperamide hydrochloride, which helps to restore the absorption of fluids into your body and slow down your bowel. This reduces the frequency of bowel movements and makes stools less runny.
Adults over 18 years of age: Take 2 capsules initially, followed if required, by 1 capsule after every further loose bowel movement. Young adults aged 12 to 18 years: Take 2 capsules initially, followed, if required, by 1 capsule after every further loose bowel movement. No more than 6 capsules should be taken per day. If diarrhoea symptoms last for more than 24 hours, seek medical consultation. To treat diarrhoea associated with Irritable Bowel Syndrome already diagnosed by a doctor: Adults aged 18 years and over - swallow two capsules initially, followed if required by 1 capsuleafter every further loose bowel movement or as advised previously by your doctor. Do not take more than six capsules in any 24 hour period. If your diarrhoea persists for more than 2 weeks, talk to your doctor.
Each Imodium Original Capsule contains 2mg loperamide hydrochloride.
Suitable For adults and children over 12 years of age.
Imodium Original Capsules are for the symptomatic relief of diarrhoea only and should not be used as a substitute for rehydration therapy. Keep all medicines out of reach and sight of children. Do not exceed the stated dose. Do not store above 25¦C.