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Kaopectate Extra Strength Liquid for Anti-Diarrheal is a pleasant tasting, concentrated liquid that provides fast, effective relief of diarrhea and cramps. Gives Fast Relief of Diarrhea and Cramping. Children's Kaopectate liquid helps control the symptoms of diarrhea.
Each 5ml contains: Bismuth Subsalicylate (262mg) (antidiarrheal).
Caramel, Carboxymethylcellulose Sodium, FD&C Red 40, Flavor, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Water Purified, Sodium Salicylate, Sorbic Acid, Sucrose, Titanium Dioxide, Xanthan Gum.
Shake well before each use. For accurate dosing, use convenient pre-measured dose cup. Repeat dose every hour as needed, to a maximum of 4 doses in a 24-hour period. Drink plenty of clear fluids to help prevent dehydration which may accompany diarrhea. Adults and children 12 years and over: 30 mL or 2 tablespoonfuls. 9 to 11 years: 15 mL or 1 tablespoonful. 6 to 8 years: 10 mL or 2 teaspoonfuls. 3 to 5 years: 5 mL or 1 teaspoonful. Under 3 years: ask a doctor.
Reye's syndrome: children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox, flu symptoms, or flu should NOT use this product. If nausea, vomiting, or fever occur, consult a doctor because these symptoms could be an early sign of Reye's syndrome, a rare but serious illness. This product contains salicylates. If taken with other salicylate-containing preparations (such as aspirin) and ringing in the ears occurs, discontinue use. Do not use: if you are allergic to salicylates (including aspirin) unless directed by a doctor; for more than 2 days, or in the presence of fever, or in children under 3 years of age unless directed by a doctor. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking a prescription drug for anticoagulation (thinning the blood), diabetes, gout or arthritis. 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. This medication may cause a temporary and harmless darkening of the tongue or stool.
Shipping Weight : 1.00 lb