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Medi-First Pep-T-Med (Unifirst First Aid Corporation)

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TABLET, CHEWABLE 6 CELLO PACK in 1 BOX, UNIT-DOSE (47682-406-20) > 6 TABLET, CHEWABLE in 1 CELLO PACK (47682-406-69) Label Information

Complete Medi-First Pep-T-Med Information

  • SPL UNCLASSIFIED SECTION

    Drug Facts


  • Active ingredient (in each tablet)

    Bismuth Subsalicylate 262 mg
    (each tablet contains 102 mg salicylate)


  • Purpose

    Upset stomach reliever/antidiarrheal


  • Uses

    Temporarily relieves

    • traveler's diarrhea
    • diarrhea
    • upset stomach due to overindulgence in food and drink, including:
      • heartburn
      • indigestion
      • nausea
      • gas
      • belching
      • fullness

  • 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
    • bloody or black stool
    • an ulcer
    • a bleeding problem

    Ask a doctor before use if you have
    • fever
    • mucus in the stool

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any drug for
    • anticoagulation (thinning of the blood)
    • diabetes
    • gout
    • arthritis

    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

    When using this product a temporary and harmless darkening of the tongue and/or stool may occur. Stool darkening should not be confused with melena.

    Keep this and all drugs out of reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, contact a physician or poison control center immediately.

    If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.


  • Directions

    • do not use more than directed
    • chew or dissolve in mouth
    • use until diarrhea stops but not more than 2 days
    • drink plenty of clear fluids to help prevent dehydration, which may accompany diarrhea
    • do not exceed 16 tablets in 24 hours

    Adults and children: (12 years and older) Chew 2 tablets every 1/2 to 1 hour or 4 tablets every hour as needed

    Children under 12 years: Do not give to children under 12 years of age.


  • Other information

    • phenylketonurics: contains phenylalanine 1.1mg per tablet
    • each tablet contains 73mg elemental calcium
    • store at room temperature 59º-86ºF (15º-30ºC)
    • tamper-evident sealed packets
    • do not use any opened or torn packets

  • Inactive ingredients

    acacia gum, aspartame, calcium carbonate, D&C red #27, dextrates, flavoring, magnesium stearate, maltodextrin, microcrystalline cellulose, silicon dioxide


  • Questions or comments? 1-800-634-7680


  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

    220R Medi-First Label

    36 Chewable Tablets

    Medi-First ®

    Pep-T-Med

    Bismuth Subsalicylate

    Chewable Tablets

    Compare active ingredient to:

    Pepto Bismol

    Registered Trademark of Procter & Gamble

    Tamper Evident Unit Dose Packets

    200R Medi-First Pep T MedJPEG Label


  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    MEDI-FIRST PEP-T-MED 
    bismuth subsalicylate tablet, chewable
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:47682-406
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    BISMUTH SUBSALICYLATE (UNII: 62TEY51RR1) (SALICYLIC ACID - UNII:O414PZ4LPZ) BISMUTH SUBSALICYLATE 262 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    ASPARTAME (UNII: Z0H242BBR1)  
    CALCIUM CARBONATE (UNII: H0G9379FGK)  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    D&C RED NO. 27 (UNII: 2LRS185U6K)  
    DEXTRATES (UNII: G263MI44RU)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    ACACIA (UNII: 5C5403N26O)  
    MALTODEXTRIN (UNII: 7CVR7L4A2D)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color pink Score no score
    Shape ROUND Size 16mm
    Flavor Imprint Code RH;046
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:47682-406-20 6 in 1 BOX, UNIT-DOSE
    1 NDC:47682-406-69 6 in 1 CELLO PACK
    Image of Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC monograph final part335 12/01/2011
    Labeler - Unifirst First Aid Corporation (832947092)