Loperamide – Frequently Asked Questions
What is Loperamide?
Loperamide hydrochloride, sold under the brand name as Imodium, is an over-the-counter drug used to treat diarrhea. It works by slowing down the contractions in the intestines, effectively relieving symptoms of diarrhea. It has also been increasingly used by people suffering from opioid addiction and dependence to treat their withdrawal symptoms.
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