FAQs ABOUT LORAMYL 2MG
What is LORAMYL 2MG used for?
LORAMYL 2MG 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 LORAMYL 2MG?
The most common side effects of taking LORAMYL 2MG are headache, constipation, flatulence and nausea. Consult your doctor immediately if any of the side effects worsen.
Can LORAMYL 2MG be used in breastfeeding women?
LORAMYL 2MG 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 LORAMYL 2MG.
Can I drive or operate machines after taking LORAMYL 2MG?
Do not drive or use machines while taking LORAMYL 2MG as it may cause dizziness, tiredness, drowsiness, reduced alertness, fainting or passing out. Consult your doctor for advice before taking LORAMYL 2MG.
Is LORAMYL 2MG safe to use in elderly patients?
LORAMYL 2MG 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 LORAMYL 2MG.