Can high dose loperamide be used to reduce stoma output?

3 April 2019Some 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…
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Medicine Compliance Aid Stability

Imodium 2mg Soft CapsulesMcNeil Products Ltd

McNeil Products Ltd
Imodium 2mg Soft Capsules
Capsules (soft) 2mg
A3 · Amber 3No stability data is available. There are theoretical concerns with use in CAs, which may be mitigated by risk minimisation.
Protect from light
Protect from moisture
Protect from light.
6 November 2015

Imodium Instant MeltsMcNeil Products Ltd

McNeil Products Ltd
Imodium Instant Melts
Tablet orodispersible 2mg
R2 · Red 2Drug is not suitable for CAs due to theoretical reasons that cannot be mitigated.
Orodispersible tablet so unsuitable for inclusion in MCA.
6 November 2015

Lactation Safety Information

Only negligible amounts in breast milk
Considered safe for short-term use
31 July 2020