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Pepto-Bismol Original Chewable Tablets

Chew up some digestive relief with Pepto-Bismol Original Chewable Tablets.

Relieve heartburn, indigestion, nausea, upset stomach, and diarrhea with convenient, easy-to-take chewable tablets.

Available in quantities of 12, 30 or 48 tablets.

Uses, Warnings


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Active Ingredient
(in each tablet)
Bismuth subsalicylate 262 mg
Purpose upset stomach reliever and antidiarrheal

 

Relieves• travelers' diarrhea • 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 or 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 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 right away.

 

Directions


  • Chew or dissolve in mouth.
  • Adults and children 12 years and over:

      -  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.

  • Not for children under 12 years of age.
  • Drink plenty of clear fluids to help prevent dehydration caused by diarrhea.

Other Information, Inactive Ingredients


  • Each tablet contains:

      -  Calcium 140 mg

      -  Magnesium 9 mg

      -  Salicylate 101 mg

  • Very low sodium
  • Avoid excessive heat (over 104° F or 40° C)
  • TAMPER EVIDENT: Do not use if the printed seal on bottle of tablets is broken or missing.

 

Inactive Ingredients:adipic acid, calcium carbonate, D&C Red No. 27, FD&C Red No. 40 aluminum lake, flavor, magnesium stearate, mannitol, povidone, saccharin sodium, talc

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