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How should I take loperamide?

Because there are so many different types and combinations of loperamide, there are also many different ways to take it. You should follow the directions of your doctor and those printed on the medication container. Loperamide is available in capsule, liquid or tablet form. When you first begin taking loperamide, you should not drive or operate machinery as you may become very drowsy after your first dose.

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