Adult Acute diarrhea Initial dose: 2 cap followed by 1 cap after any subsequent loose stool. Chronic diarrhea Initial dose: 2 cap daily; adjusted until 1-2 solid stools daily are obtained. Max dose for acute & chronic diarrhea is 8 cap daily.
Patients w/ acute ulcerative colitis or pseudomembranous colitis associated w/ broad-spectrum antibiotics. When inhibition of peristalsis is to be avoided. Severe hepatic disturbances. Childn <12 yr & elderly.