PEPTO-BISMOL OTC

Select therapeutic use:

Diarrhea:

Indications for: PEPTO-BISMOL

Diarrhea.

Adults and Children:

<12yrs: use children's form. ≥12yrs: 2 chew tabs every 30–60mins as needed. Caplets: take with water; do not chew. 2 caplets every 30mins or 4 caplets every 1hr as needed. Max: 16 chew tabs or caplets per 24hrs. Continue until diarrhea stops up to max 2 days.

PEPTO-BISMOL Contraindications:

Varicella or influenza in children and teenagers.

PEPTO-BISMOL Warnings/Precautions:

Coagulation disorders. Diabetes. Reye's syndrome. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers: not recommended.

PEPTO-BISMOL Classification:

Antidiarrheal.

PEPTO-BISMOL Interactions:

Potentiates oral anticoagulants, hypoglycemics. Antagonizes uricosurics. Salicylism with aspirin. Reduces tetracycline absorption.

Adverse Reactions:

Darkened tongue and/or stool.

How Supplied:

Chew tabs—12, 30, 48; To-Go chew tabs—12, 24; Caplets—24, 40; Liq—4oz, 8oz, 12oz, 16oz; Ultra—4oz, 8oz, 12oz

Hyperacidity, GERD, and ulcers:

Indications for: PEPTO-BISMOL

Heartburn, acid indigestion, upset or sour stomach.

Adults and Children:

<12yrs: use children's form. Caplets: take with water; do not chew. ≥12yrs: 2 chew tabs or caplets every 30–60mins as needed; max 16 chew tabs or caplets per 24hrs.

PEPTO-BISMOL Contraindications:

Varicella or influenza in children and teenagers.

PEPTO-BISMOL Warnings/Precautions:

Coagulation disorders. Diabetes. Reye's syndrome. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers: not recommended.

PEPTO-BISMOL Interactions:

Potentiates oral anticoagulants, hypoglycemics. Antagonizes uricosurics. Salicylism with aspirin. Reduces tetracycline absorption.

Adverse Reactions:

Darkened tongue and/or stool.

How Supplied:

Chew tabs—12, 30, 48; To-Go chew tabs—12, 24; Caplets—24, 40; Liq—4oz, 8oz, 12oz, 16oz; Ultra—4oz, 8oz, 12oz