Lopodium 2mg 10caps

معلومات الدواء
الإسم التجاري Lopodium 2mg 10caps -
الإسم العلمي Loperamide
السعر 3.20 جنيها
الشركات المنتجة Memphis
الوصف والإستخدام
وصف الدواء بالعربية
وصف الدواء بالإنجليزية About loperamidea synthetic piperidine derivative, opioid, antidiarrhoeal, analgesic.mechanism of action of loperamideloperamide is a mu receptor agonist. it inhibits the release of acetylcholine on myenteric plexus in the gastrointestinal tract. this results in slowing intestinal motility and reduces peristalsis and increase intestinal transit time. this will results in increased absorption of water from fecal matter. loperamide also has a direct action on intestinal smooth muscle. it does not have any effect on central nervous system.indications for loperamide1.diarrhoeatypical dosage for loperamideadult (oral): initial dose: 4 mg followed by 2 mg after each loose motion. maintenance dose: 6 - 8 mg daily maximum dose: 16 mg / day children: 2 - 5 years: 3 mg / day in 3 divided doses 6 - 8 years: 4 mg / day in 2 divided doses 8 - 12 years: 6 mg / day in 3 divided doses