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Pepto-Bismol 5 Symptom Digestive Relief Chewable Tablets
  • Description

    Relieves travelers' diarrhea, diarrhea, and upset stomach due to overindulgence in food and drink including: heartburn, indigestion, nausea, gas, belching, and fullness. (from Pepto-Bismol)
  • Nutrition
    Drug Facts
    Active ingredient (in each Tablet)0nullPurposesBismuth subsalicylate 262mgUpset stomach reliever and antidiarrheal
    Uses relieves  travelers' diarrhea  diarrhea
     upset stomach due to overindulgence in food and drink, including:

     indigestion  nausea  gas  belching  fulness
    Reye's syndrome:
    Children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox or flu-like symptoms should not use this product. When using this product, if changes in behavior with nausea and vomiting occur, consult a doctor because these symptoms could be an early sign of Reye's syndrome, a rare but serious illness.
    Allergy alret: Contains salicylate. Do not take if you are
     allergic to salicylates (including aspirin)

     taking other salicylate products

    Do not use if you have
     an ulcer
     a bleeding problem  bloody or black stool
    Ask a doctor before use if you have
     mucus in the stool
    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking any drug for
     anticoagulation (thinning the blood)

     gout  arthritis
    When using this product a temporary, but harmless, darkening of the stool and/or tongue may occur
    Stop use and ask a doctor if
     symptoms get worse or last more than 2 days

     ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs

     diarrhea lasts more than 2 days

    If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.
    Keep out of reach of children.
    In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
     chew or dissolve in mouth

    adults and children 12 years and over: 2 tablets every 1/2 to 1 hour as needed

     do not exceed 8 doses (16 tablets) in 24 hours

     use until diarrhea stops but not more than 2 days

     children under 12 years; ask a doctor

     drink plenty of clear fluids to help prevent dehydration caused by diarrhea
    Other information
     each tablet contains:
    calcium 140 mg,
     magnesium 9 mg

     salicyliate 101 mg

     very low sodium

     avoid excessive heat (over 104 °F or 40°C)
    Inactive ingredients
    calcium carbonate, D&C Red No. 27 aluminum lake, flavor, magnesium stearate, manitol, providone, saccharin sodium, talc.

Pepto-Bismol 5 Symptom Digestive Relief Chewable Tablets