Kaopectate

What is Kaopectate?

Is an orally taken medication used to treat indigestion, nausea and stomach ulcers

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Okay, thanks for listening. Two days ago I noticed that my stool was black. I did take Kaopectate because I had diarrhea. I also had some pain in my stomach...

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Brief Answer:
Likely kaopectate induced.No problem

Detailed Answer:
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Welcome to HCM.

I have read your query and understand the concern about...

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Diarrhea - after taking the Kaopectate dosage of eight doses of two tablets each every hour and the diarrhea continues, what do you do next? The...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Please, drink as uch fluids as possible!

Detailed Answer:
Hi and thanks for this query.


I am so sorry to hear about this continued...

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I have upset stomach... and wondering if I should :
take kaopectate for it....I have just finished taking my last dose for Amoxicillin (500 MG) 2...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
yes can be used

Detailed Answer:
HI, thanks for using healthcare magic

Yes, you can use the kaopectate to help relieve your symptoms....

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