Kaopectate


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Ka·o·pec·tate

 (kā′ō-pĕk′tāt′)
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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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.
She built a number of consumer brands into blockbusters, including The Doctor's NightGuard, Kaopectate, Cortaid, Nuprin, Centrum, Slim Fast and Dexatrim.
Acquisitions--ACT, Cortizone-10, Unisom, Kaopectate, Balmex.
Bismuth subsalicylate, such as Pepto-Bismol and Kaopectate, should not be used in pregnancy or lactation.
Antidiarrheals like Imodium, Kaopectate, and fiber supplements are generally safe for HIVers, as are prescription anti-nausea medications, says Judith Feinberg, MD, former chair of the American Academy of HIV Medicine.
A diet high in roughage is helpful and there are some over the counter remedies available like Kaodine or Kaopectate although always consult your pharmacist or doctor.
There are other medications that can be added, including Kaopectate and even tincture of opium.
He complained to the nurses but was only given an over-the-counter stomach remedy, Kaopectate.
If bulk-formers don't relieve diarrhea, your doctor may suggest short-term use of medications that slow the bowel muscles, such as Kaopectate or Lomotil.
If you've ingested Kaopectate, you've eaten kaolin," he points out.