KAOPECTATE- bismuth subsalicylate tablet, chewable 
Kramer Laboratories


Drug Facts

Active ingredient (per chew)Purposes
Bismuth subsalicylate 262 mgAnti-diarrheal,
Upset stomach reliever

Uses relieves:


Reye’s syndrome: Children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox or flu-like symptoms should not use this product. When using this product, if changes in behavior with nausea and vomiting occur, consult a doctor because these symptoms could be an early sign of Reye’s syndrome, a rare but serious illness.

Allergy Alert: Contains salicylate. 

Do not take if you are

  • allergic to salicylates (including aspirin)
  • taking other salicylate products

Do not use if you have

  • an ulcer
  • a bleeding problem
  • bloody or black stool

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • fever
  • mucus in the stool

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking any drug for

  • anticoagulation (thinning the blood)
  • diabetes
  • gout
  • arthritis

When using this product a temporary, but harmless, darkening of the stool and/or tongue may occur

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • symptoms get worse
  • ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs
  • diarrhea lasts more than 2 days

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.


Other information

Inactive ingredients

calcium carbonate, confectioner’s sugar, corn syrup, corn syrup solids, FD&C red #40 aluminum lake, glycerin, hydrogenated coconut oil, natural masking flavor, soy lecithin, strawberry flavor, sucrose, water





Bismuth Subsalicylate • Anti-Diarrheal • Upset Stomach Reliever

Soft Chews

Diarrhea & Upset Stomach

✓ Begins controlling symptoms from the first dose
✓ Quickly relieves urgency, gas, and cramping
✓ Effective on diarrhea from bacteria, viruses, and other causes

24 Soft Chews
Individually wrapped

Strawberry Flavor

Front Label


Do not take maximum dose for more than 2 days per week.

Kramer Laboratories, Inc.
Bridgewater, NJ 08807


Back Label
bismuth subsalicylate tablet, chewable
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:55505-206
Route of AdministrationORAL
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Bismuth Subsalicylate (UNII: 62TEY51RR1) (Bismuth Cation - UNII:ZS9CD1I8YE) Bismuth Subsalicylate262 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
Calcium Carbonate (UNII: H0G9379FGK)  
Sucrose (UNII: C151H8M554)  
Corn Syrup (UNII: 9G5L16BK6N)  
Fd&C Red No. 40 (UNII: WZB9127XOA)  
Glycerin (UNII: PDC6A3C0OX)  
Hydrogenated Coconut Oil (UNII: JY81OXM1OM)  
Lecithin, Soybean (UNII: 1DI56QDM62)  
Water (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
Product Characteristics
ColorPINKScoreno score
FlavorSTRAWBERRYImprint Code K
#Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
1NDC:55505-206-691 in 1 CARTON02/01/2021
124 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC Monograph DrugM00802/01/2021
Labeler - Kramer Laboratories (122720675)

Revised: 12/2023
Document Id: 6627383a-9c25-4bc4-9427-cf08d4b6e459
Set id: 2f6766a1-d775-40bf-a039-975ab47fcceb
Version: 2
Effective Time: 20231212
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