What is Loperamide-Simethicone?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Imodium Multi-Symptom Relief Imodium Plus

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See also: Imodium Multi-Symptom Relief

Loperamide and simethicone are two generic medications used together to treat bloating, diarrhea, cramps and pressure in the lower abdomen. The combination of these two drugs is sold as the brand name Imodium Multi-Symptom Relief.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Diarrhea 3 0
Bowel incontinence 1 0
Chronic diarrhea 1 0
Crohn's disease 1 0
Irritable bowel syndrome 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
0
None
0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Loperamide-Simethicone

Side effect Patients
Rectal bleeding 1
Rectal pain 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Loperamide-Simethicone

Dosage Patients
2-125mg as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Loperamide-Simethicone

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Loperamide-Simethicone

Duration

Currently taking Loperamide-Simethicone

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped taking Loperamide-Simethicone

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Loperamide-Simethicone.