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health mart loperamide hydrochloride (McKesson)

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LIQUID 120 mL in 1 BOTTLE (62011-0151-1) Label Information

Complete health mart loperamide hydrochloride Information

  • Active ingredient (in each 7.5 mL)

    Loperamide HCl 1 mg


  • Purpose

    Anti-diarrheal


  • Use

    controls symptoms of diarrhea, including Travelers’ Diarrhea


  • Warnings

    Allergy alert: Do not use if you have ever had a rash or other allergic reaction to loperamide HCl

    Do not use

    if you have bloody or black stool

    Ask a doctor before use if you have
    • fever
    • mucus in the stool
    • a history of liver disease

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

    taking antibiotics

    When using this product
    • tiredness, drowsiness or dizziness may occur. Be careful when driving or operating machinery.

    Stop use and ask a doctor if
    • symptoms get worse
    • diarrhea lasts for more than 2 days
    • you get abdominal swelling or bulging.

    These may be signs of a serious condition.

    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. (1-800-222-1222)


  • Directions

    • drink plenty of clear fluids to help prevent dehydration caused by diarrhea
    • find right dose on chart. If possible, use weight to dose; otherwise use age.
    • shake well before using
    • only use attached measuring cup to dose product

    adults and children

    12 years and over

    30 mL (6 tsp) after the first loose stool; 15 mL (3 tsp) after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 60 mL (12 tsp) in 24 hours

    children 9-11 years

    (60-95 lbs)

    15 mL (3 tsp) after the first loose stool; 7.5 mL (1 1/2 tsp) after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 45 mL (9 tsp) in 24 hours

    children 6-8 years

    (48-59 lbs)

    15 mL (3 tsp) after the first loose stool; 7.5 mL (1 1/2 tsp) after each subsequent loose stool; but no more than 30 mL (6 tsp) in 24 hours

    children under

    6 years

    (up to 47 lbs)

    ask a doctor


  • Other Information

    • each 30 mL (6 tsp) contains: sodium 15 mg
    • store between 20-25°C (68-77°F)
    • see side panel for lot number and expiration date

  • Inactive ingredients

    anhydrous citric acid, carboxymethylcellulose sodium, D&C yellow no. 10, FD&C blue no. 1, glycerin, microcrystalline cellulose, natural and artificial mint flavor, propylene glycol, purified water, simethicone, sodium benzoate, sucralose, titanium dioxide, xanthan gum


  • Questions or comments?

    1-800-719-9260


  • Package/Label Principal Display Panel

    compare to Imodium® A-D active ingredient

    loperamide hydrochloride oral suspension

    anti-diarrheal

    controls the symptoms of diarrhea

    mint flavor

    4 fl oz (120 mL)

    1 mg loperamide hydrochloride per 7.5 mL

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    HEALTH MART LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE 
    loperamide hcl suspension
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:62011-0151
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE (UNII: 77TI35393C) (LOPERAMIDE - UNII:6X9OC3H4II) LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE 1 mg  in 7.5 mL
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    ANHYDROUS CITRIC ACID (UNII: XF417D3PSL)  
    CARBOXYMETHYLCELLULOSE SODIUM (UNII: K679OBS311)  
    D&C YELLOW NO. 10 (UNII: 35SW5USQ3G)  
    FD&C BLUE NO. 1 (UNII: H3R47K3TBD)  
    GLYCERIN (UNII: PDC6A3C0OX)  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    PROPYLENE GLYCOL (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
    WATER (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
    SODIUM BENZOATE (UNII: OJ245FE5EU)  
    SUCRALOSE (UNII: 96K6UQ3ZD4)  
    TITANIUM DIOXIDE (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    XANTHAN GUM (UNII: TTV12P4NEE)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color GREEN (opaque, viscous) Score     
    Shape Size
    Flavor MINT Imprint Code
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:62011-0151-1 120 mL in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product 03/20/2012
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    ANDA ANDA091292 03/20/2012
    Labeler - McKesson (177667227)