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Adults and children 12 years and older can take any of the following forms of pepto bismol for up to two days.
Pepto bismol label information. If your dose is different do not change it unless your doctor. Pepto bismol is used to treat diarrhea nausea heartburn indigestion and upset stomach. When you have stomach troubles peptos improved formula coats your stomach and provides fast relief from nausea heartburn indigestion upset stomach and diarrhea.
Pepto bismol bismuth subsalicylate liquid. Dailymed will deliver notification of updates and additions to drug label information currently shown on this site through its rss feed. Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.
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The dosages below apply for all digestive problems pepto bismol can help treat. Bismuth subsalicylate has the empirical chemical formula of c 7 h 5 bio 4 and it is a colloidal substance obtained by hydrolysis of. Bismuth subsalicylate sold under the brand name pepto bismol is an antacid medication used to treat temporary discomforts of the stomach and gastrointestinal tract such as diarrhea indigestion heartburn and nauseait is also commonly known as pink bismuth.
Relieves travelers diarrhea diarrhea and upset stomach due to overindulgence in food and drink including. Follow your doctors orders or the directions on the label. This medication should not be given to a child or teenager who has a fever especially if the child also has flu symptoms or chicken pox.
The following information includes only the average doses of this medicine. Includes common brand names drug descriptions warnings side effects and dosing information. For information on use of the individual components when dispensed as individual medications outside this combined use for treating helicobacter.
The information described in this labeling concerns only the use of these products as indicated in this combination package. Make certain your health care professional knows if you are on any special diet such as a low sodium or low sugar diet.