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What are the dosage recommendations for loperamide?

Dosage recommendations for loperamide differ depending on the form you are taking. Usually, you should take a dose of loperamide after each bowel movement. If you suffer from chronic diarrhea, you should take your loperamide on a set schedule. You should always read the dosage instructions on the package before taking this medication.

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