FAQs ABOUT ELDOPER
What is ELDOPER used for?
ELDOPER is used to treat acute attacks of diarrhoea (in adults and children over 12 years of age) and acute episodes of diarrhoea associated with irritable bowel syndrome (group of symptoms that affects the digestive system such as abdominal cramps, gas, bloating, diarrhoea) (in adults aged 18 years and over).
What are the common side effects of ELDOPER?
The most common side effects of taking ELDOPER are headache, constipation, flatulence and nausea. Consult your doctor immediately if any of the side effects worsen.
Can ELDOPER be used in breastfeeding women?
ELDOPER is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women as a small amount of this medicine may pass into the breast milk. Consult your doctor before taking ELDOPER.
Can I drive or operate machines after taking ELDOPER?
Do not drive or use machines while taking ELDOPER as it may cause dizziness, tiredness, drowsiness, reduced alertness, fainting or passing out. Consult your doctor for advice before taking ELDOPER.
Is ELDOPER safe to use in elderly patients?
ELDOPER should be used with caution in elderly patients with severe diarrhoea (due to increased risk of low body fluids and salts). Consult your doctor before taking ELDOPER.