What is Pediatex-D
Pediatex-D is a medication that is used to treat diarrhea in children. It contains the active ingredients loperamide and diphenoxylate, which work together to help control the diarrhea. Loperamide slows down the movement of the gut, while diphenoxylate helps to increase the water content of the stool, which makes it easier to pass.
Benefits of Pediatex-D
and Its Uses.
Pediatex-D is an over the counter medication used to treat symptoms of the common cold and flu such as fever, cough, and runny nose. It is a combination of two medications, dextromethorphan and phenylephrine.
Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant, while phenylephrine is a decongestant. Pediatex-D is available in liquid and tablet form. It is generally recommended that children ages 6 to 12 take a half a teaspoon of the liquid every four hours, and children ages 2 to 6 take a quarter teaspoon every four hours. For tablets, children ages 6 to 12 should take one tablet every four hours, and children ages 2 to 6 should take half a tablet every four hours.
There are a few benefits to using Pediatex-D over other medications for the common cold and flu. First, it is available over the counter, so it is easy to obtain. Second, it
Side Effects and Dosage of Pediatex-D
Pediatex-D is a medication used to treat diarrhea in children. The medication comes in tablet form and is taken by mouth. Common side effects of Pediatex-D include nausea, vomiting, and constipation. Dosage of Pediatex-D may vary depending on the age of the child.