Arret Capsules used in the management of diarrhoea together with fluid and electrolyte replacement.
Each capsule contains 2mg of Loperamide as the active ingredient. Please see product packaging for a full list of other ingredients. Each pack contains 12 capsules.
Who can use Arret?
IArret Capsules an be used by adults and children aged 12 years and over.
Adults and children aged over 12 years – take two capsules to start followed by one capsule after each loose bowel motion. Do not take more than 5 capsules in 24 hours for a maximum of 2 days
Swallow the capsule whole with a glass of water.
Side effects include headache and nausea. Please see patient information leaflet for a full list of known side effects.
Pregnancy or Breastfeeding
Consult your doctor before using if you are pregnant. Do not take if you are breastfeeding.
Store Arret Capsules below 25ºC and remember to keep all medicine out of sight and reach of children. You should return any unused or date expired medicines to your pharmacist for safe destruction.
For further information on this product please contact us or check out the manufacturer’s product information. Please read the patient information leaflet before taking this medicine. Do not share medicines with another person even if their symptoms are the same as yours. It is always better to check with your pharmacist or GP first.
If you order this medicine online you will be sent a link which will enable you to provide further information by one of our pharmacists. It will allow us to check that this medicine is safe and appropriate for you to use.