Boots Pharmaceuticals Diarrhoea Relief Instant-Melts - 6 Tablets

6 UNI | £0.52 per 1UNI

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Can stop diarrhoea in less than one hour
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Suitable for: Adults and children of 12 years and over
Active ingredients: Loperamide Hydrochloride


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Uses: For the relief of sudden, short term diarrhoea in adults and children of 12 years and over. It can also be used by adults of 18 years and over for the relief of short term diarrhoea associated with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), which has been previously diagnosed by a doctor.

Suitable for

Adults and children of 12 years and over.


Age Restriction

You must be at least 16 years old to purchase this product.

How to use

Please read the enclosed leaflet carefully before use.

How to take this medicine

Check the foil is not broken before use. If it is, do not take that tablet. With dry hands take the tablet from the foil and place immediately on the tongue. Allow to completely disintegrate before swallowing.

Adults and children of 12 years and over: For short term diarrhoea, take two tablets to start with. After that, take one tablet after each loose bowel movement. Don't take more than 6 tablets in 24 hours. Don't take for more than 48 hours.

Adults only (18 years and over): For Diarrhoea associated with irritable bowel syndrome, which has been diagnosed by a doctor, take two tablets to start with. After that, take one tablet as needed until stools become solid. Don't take more than 6 tablets in 24 hours. Don't take for more than 48 hours for each attack of diarrhoea.

Hazards and Cautions

  • Do not give to children under 12 years
  • Do not take more than the amount recommended above
  • If your short term diarrhoea does not go away within 48 hours talk to your doctor

If you need to take this medicine for repeated attacks of diarrhoea associated with IBS for more than 14 days, or if you notice new symptoms, or symptoms worsen, talk to your doctor


Do not store above 25ºC. The tablets should be stored in the original packaging, in order to protect from moisture.

Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach of children.

Use by the date on the end flap of the carton.


  • This is a medicine; Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have an underlying medical condition, are taking any other medication or complementary therapy, or if symptoms persist.

  • Seek advice before using if you are breast feeding, pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or suffer from allergies.

Active ingredients

Loperamide Hydrochloride


Active ingredient: Each orodispersible tablet contains Loperamide Hydrochloride 2 mg. more less

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