What is Diphenoxylate/atropine?

Diphenoxylate is an opioid agonist used for the treatment of diarrhea that acts by slowing intestinal contractions and peristalsis allowing the body to consolidate intestinal contents and prolong transit time, thus allowing the intestines to draw moisture out of them at a normal or higher rate and therefore stop the formation of loose stool.

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Dear Sir,I am XXXX. I havebeen suffering from lousemotion of stool form 11am to 2pm with occurs 2 to 3 times.Please Prescribed me.

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Loose bowel movement

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