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is childrens imodium ok to take?

both me and my son are having diarrhea and all i have is childrens Imodium is ok for me to take? iam 24 weeks? thanks!!

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 2:27 PM on Jun. 30, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • I would call the doctor just to be sure, but I think Imodium is on the list of medicines I am aloud to take, so I wouldn't see why children's Imodium would be any different.

    lilysmom2607

    Answer by lilysmom2607 at 2:38 PM on Jun. 30, 2009

  • Yea, but call your doctor first. Immodium stops diarrhea and depending upon why you're having it, sometimes it's best to get it out of your body. For example, if it's from a virus, your doctor will want you to just let it run it's course rather than keeping it inside of you.
    StefanieN84

    Answer by StefanieN84 at 3:00 PM on Jun. 30, 2009

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