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A trademark for a preparation of bismuth subsalicylate.
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Noun1.Kaopectate - trade name for a fixed-combination antidiarrheal drug that use kaolin as the adsorbent and pectin as the emollient
antidiarrheal, antidiarrheal drug - a drug used to control or stop diarrhea
china clay, china stone, kaolin, kaoline, porcelain clay, terra alba - a fine usually white clay formed by the weathering of aluminous minerals (as feldspar); used in ceramics and as an absorbent and as a filler (e.g., in paper)
pectin - any of various water-soluble colloidal carbohydrates that occur in ripe fruit and vegetables; used in making fruit jellies and jams
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But fantasies creep into his mind, "I'ma get me a big bottle of Kaopectate, a big German chocolate cake, five-gallon thing of milk," he says.
On the package is a warning that it is not recommended for human consumption; however, kaolin is a main ingredient in commercialized anti-diarrheal medicines, like Kaopectate (Grigsby, 2013).
Me extiende una receta con Kaopectate y otra pastilla que no recuerdo, y todavia me dice: "Y si ve que se siente mal, entonces lo trae a urgencias">> (Gabriela, esposa).
If eggs work for calves they ought to work for kids, only in much smaller quantities, and if it happens with no Kaopectate around, I'll try the eggs.
Now I see why you need the Kaopectate," the banker said.
Those brands, including Kaopectate diarrhea treatment and Balmex diaper rash cream, were sold to satisfy antitrust regulators when Pfizer Inc.
Acquisitions--ACT, Cortizone-10, Unisom, Kaopectate, Balmex.
Sometimes, parents feel compelled to buy an over-the-counter anti-diarrheal to try to stop their child's loose stools and may buy a product that contains the drug loperamide (sold as Imodium, Kaopectate Caplet, Maalox Anti-Diarrheal and others).
So while Kaopectate, Lomotile, and Pepto-Bismol can be used under certain circumstances," Dr.
Although kaolin is an edible mineral found in common cosmetics, toothpaste and Kaopectate, unprocessed kaolin clay may be phytotoxic, according to a report published by ATTRA, the National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service (attra.
Bismuth subsalicylate, such as Pepto-Bismol and Kaopectate, should not be used in pregnancy or lactation.
Bismuth subsalicylate, such as Pepto-Bistool and Kaopectate, should not be used in pregnancy or lactation since metabolism releases salicylate.