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Allergy alert: Contains salicylate. Do not take if you are■ allergic to salicylates (including aspirin)■ taking other salicylate products
Otc - Active Ingredient
Active ingredient (in each 30 mL dose cup or 2 tablespoons)Bismuth subsalicylate 1050 mg
Otc - Purpose
PurposesBismuth subsalicylate .............. Upset stomach reliever and antidiarrheal
Indications & Usage
Uses relieves ■ travelers' diarrhea ■ diarrhea■ upset stomach due to overindulgence of food and drinkincluding: ■ heart burn ■ indigestion ■ nausea ■ gas■ belching
WarningsReye's syndrome: Children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox or flu-like symptoms should notuse this product. When using this product, if changes inbehavior with nausea and vomiting occur, consult a doctorbecause these symptoms could be an early sign of Reye'ssyndrome, a rare but serious illness.
Otc - Do Not Use
Do not use if you have ■ an ulcer■ a bleeding problem ■ black or bloody stool
Otc - Ask Doctor
Ask a doctor before use if you have■ fever ■ mucus in stool
Otc - Ask Doctor/Pharmacist
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you aretaking any drug for ■ anticoagulation (thinning of the blood)■ diabetes ■ gout ■ arthritis
Otc - When Using
When using this product a temporary, but harmless,darkening of the stool and/or tongue may occur
Otc - Stop Use
Slop use and ask a doctor if■ diarrhea lasts more than 2 days■ symptoms get worse or last more than 2 days■ ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs
Otc - Pregnancy Or Breast Feeding
If pregnant or breast feeding, ask health professional before use.
Otc - Keep Out Of Reach Of Children
Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, getmedical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Dosage & Administration
Directions. Shake well before use■ use dose cup or tablespoon (TBSP)■ adults and children 12 years and over: 1 dose (30 mL or 2 TBSP) every 1 hour as needed■ do not exceed 4 doses (120 mL or 8 TBSP) in 24 hours■ use until diarrhea stops but not more than 2 days■ children under 12 years: ask adoctor■ drink plenty of clear fluids to help prevent dehydration caused by diarrhea
Other Safety Information
Other information■ each 30 mL dose cup contains:sodium 13 mg, salicylate 455 mg■ protect from freezing ■ avoid excessiveheat (over 104ºF or 40ºC) ■ Low sodium
Inactive ingredients benzoic acid, D&C red #22,D&C red # 28, flavor, purified water, saccharin sodium,salicylic acid, sodium salicylate, xantham gum
Otc - Questions
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