Lopidus Capsule Description:
Lopidus Capsule is an anti-diarrhoeal medication. It works by decreasing contraction of the intestines which makes stools more solid and less frequent.
Lopidus Capsule is used in the treatment of diarrhoea. It should not be used in patients with dysentery (diarrhea with blood).
Nausea, Headache, Constipation, Flatulence.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Lopidus Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Is Lopidus safe?
Lopidus is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side effects, consult your doctor.
What is Lopidus used for?
Lopidus is used for treating short-term or long-term diarrhea, with or without any associated disease.
Can Lopidus be used for IBS?
Lopidus may be used in few cases of IBS but please consult your doctor before its use.
Can I take Lopidus with antibiotics
Lopidus may be taken simultaneously with antibiotics, paracetamol, ibuprofen, omiprazole or ciprofloxacin. Lopidus might interact with desmopressin, ritonavir, quinidine or cotrimoxazole. Please consult your doctor before use
Does Lopidus help in opiate withdrawal?
Lopidus is used in higher doses as a part of opiate withdrawal process. However, do consult your doctor regarding the same.
Is Lopidus addictive?
No, Lopidus is a safe and non-addictive anti-diarrheal drug.
Can Lopidus be used for stomach cramps
Lopidus may benefit few cases of stomach cramps or nausea associated with d