Diamode (Oral)

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Doctor gave Diamode for Diahhrea caused by antibiotics

Hi, My registered nurse gave ZITHROMAX to treat Viral Fever. I started to have diahhrea after using the antibiotic. I have been suffering from diahhrea for the last three days. I called the Nurse and she asked me to use DIAMODE. On this website it cle...
by Raj in New Jersey, USA, 05/29/2007

Diamode (Oral) Drug and Prescription Information

Diamode (Oral)

Diamode (Oral) Medication Classification


Diamode (Oral) Brandname

Imodium A-D, Imotil, Diamode, Kao-Paverin Caps, Kaodene A-D, Imperim, QC Anti-Diarrheal, Imodium, Imogen

Diamode (Oral) is used for the Treatment

Loperamide (loe-PER-a-mide) Treats diarrhea and decreases the amount of drainage in patients who have ostomies.

When To Not Use Diamode (Oral)

You should not use this medicine if you have ever had an allergic reaction to loperamide or if you have severe colitis, diarrhea caused by antibiotics, or dysentery. Do not give to children under 2 years of age.

How Should You Use Diamode (Oral)

Tablet, Capsule, Liquid

  • Your doctor will tell you how much medicine to take and how often.
  • Drink plenty of water while using this medicine.
  • May be taken on an empty or full stomach.
  • If a dose is missed:
  • Take the missed dose as soon as possible.
  • If it is almost time for your next regular dose, wait until then to use your medicine and skip the missed dose.
  • You should not use two doses at the same time.

Proper Diamode (Oral) Storage

Store Diamode (Oral) at room temperature away from sunlight and moisture unless otherwise stated by manufacturer's instructions or labelling. Keep Diamode (Oral) and all medications out of the reach of children.

What To Avoid While Using Diamode (Oral)

Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.

Diamode (Oral) Warnings

  • Do not give loperamide to children or an elderly person unless your doctor tells you to.
  • Make sure your doctor knows if you are using any antibiotic drug.
  • Loperamide solution (liquid) contains alcohol.
  • If you are still having diarrhea after using this medicine for 2 days, call your doctor.

Diamode (Oral) Side Effects

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:

  • Constipation with nausea and vomiting
  • Bloating
  • If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:
  • Stomach pain, cramps
  • Loss of appetite
  • Dry mouth
  • Changes in vision, such as trouble focusing
  • Drowsiness or dizziness

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