Can high dose loperamide be used to reduce stoma output?

· UKMi Southampton Medicines Advice Service

Some patients with a stoma resulting from an ileostomy, jejunostomy or a colostomy, can experience high-volume liquid stoma output.  This Medicines Q&A evaluates the limited information available on the use of high dose loperamide to reduce stoma output.

 

LoperamideQ&A

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