loperamide

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lo·per·a·mide

 (lō-pĕr′ə-mīd′)
n.
A drug, C29H33ClN2O2, that inhibits intestinal motility and is used in the form of its hydrochloride to treat diarrhea.

[(ch)lo(ro)- + (pi)per(idine) + amide.]
Translations

loperamide

n loperamida
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I have also recommended one tablet of Imodium before running.
When we're abroad, trying the local food is one of the perks of the job (not that there are many down sides), hence most of us are card-carrying Imodium users.
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I have tried products like Imodium, but with very limited success.