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What is Imodium A-D used for?

Karen L. Gorton, PhD, MS, RN
Emergency Room Nursing
Immodium A-D is used to treat some types of diarrhea. Not all types of diarrhea should be treated with this drug. Consult with your health care provider prior to taking this medication. 

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