All the Drug Class Drugs
Antidiarrheal. Bismuth Subsalicylate 262 mg. Tab: 20.
SUSP (262mg//15ml): 100 ml. Adults: 2 tabs. Child.9-12 yrs: 1 tab. Under 9 yrs. Recomm. to use susp. May repeat dose every 1/2 -1 hr as needed. Max. 7 doses/24 hrs. With or without food.
Susp.: Adult. & child. over the age of 12 yrs.: 30 ml. Child. below 12 yrs. of age: consult a doctor. This dosage can be repeated every half hour to an hour, up to 8 times in any 24-h period.
Diarrhea, naus., flatulence, abd. crams.
C/I: Hypersens. to salicyl. Pts. with illnesses accompanied by fever, (eg. flu, chickenpox (for fear of Reye’s syndr.). Concom. use with other salicylate. Pts. with stomach ulcer, bleed., bloody or black stool.
Antidiarrheal. Bismuth Subsalicylate 1.75% W/V. SUSP: 100, 200 ml x 262 mg/15 ml.
Child: 9-12 yrs: 15 ml; 6-9 yrs: 10 ml; 3-6
yrs: 5 ml. All every 1/2-1 hr. as reqd. Max:
7 doses in 24 hrs. Up to 3 yrs: 6.4-13 kg
bdy wt: 2.5 ml (44 mg) every 4 hrs. if
reqd; over 13 kg bdy. wt: 5 ml (88 mg)
every 4 hrs. if req. Not to exceed 6 doses
Diarrh., naus., flatulence, abd. cramps,