DIGESTIVE RELIEF- bismuth subsalicylate tablet, film coated
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Active ingredient (in each caplet)
Bismuth subsalicylate 262 mg
Upset stomach reliever and anti-diarrheal
- travelers’ diarrhea
upset stomach due to overindulgence in food and drink, including: ■ heartburn ■ indigestion ■ nausea ■ gas ■ belching ■ fullness
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
- mucus in the stool
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are
taking any drug for
- anticoagulation (thinning the blood)
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 or last more than 2 days
- 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 immediately at 1-800-222-1222
- swallow with water, do not chew
adults and children 12 years and older: 2 caplets every 1/2 to 1 hour as needed
- do not exceed 8 doses (16 caplets) in 24 hours
- use until diarrhea stops but not more than 2 days
children under 12 years: ask a doctor
- drink plenty of clear fluids to help prevent dehydration caused by diarrhea
each caplet contains: calcium 27 mg, sodium 3 mg
- salicylate 99 mg
- low sodium
- sugar free
- store at room temperature
Questions or comments?
calcium carbonate, crospovidone, D&C Red No. 27, magnesium stearate, maltodextrin, microcrystalline cellulose, sodium lauryl sulfate.
Compare to the active ingredient Pepto-Bismol®*
Bismuth Subsalicylate 262 mg
Upset Stomach Reliever/ Antidiarrheal
5 Symptoms Digestive Relief
- Upset Stomach
TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF PRINTED INNER SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING
*This product is not manufactured or distributed by Procter & Gamble Inc., the distributor of Pepto-Bismol®.