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Logo SB DIARRHOEA MIXTURE (suspension)

SCHEDULING STATUS:
Non-scheduled

PROPRIETARY NAME
(and dosage form):

SB DIARRHOEA MIXTURE (suspension)

COMPOSITION
Each 5 mL contains:
Light Kaolin   330 mg
Calcium Carbonate   230 mg
Tincture of Catechu   0,21 mL
Methylparahydroxybenzoate Sodium (preservative)   0,2%

PHARMACOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION
A.11.9 Antidiarrhoeals.

PHARMACOLOGICAL ACTION:
Anti-diarrhoeal

INDICATIONS:
For the relief of diarrhoea.

CONTRA-INDICATIONS:
Hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients.
If diarrhoea persists for more than two days, or is associated with high fever, a physician should be consulted.

DOSAGE AND DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
Dose: To be taken every four hours.
Adults: Four medicine measures (20 mL)
Children: 2 - 6 years, 1 medicine measure (5 mL)
  6 - 12 years, 2 medicine measures (10 mL)
  12 - 16 years, 3 medicine measures (15 mL)

SIDE-EFFECTS AND SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS:
Do not exceed the stated dose. People suffering from diarrhoea should drink large quantities of liquid to avoid dehydration, weak tea without milk is recommended.

IDENTIFICATION:
Brown suspension

PRESENTATION:
50 mL and 200 mL bottle

STORAGE INSTRUCTIONS:
Store in a cool, dry place below 25°C and away from light. Keep out of reach of children.

REFERENCE NO:
E723 (Wet/Act 101/1965)

NAME AND BUSINESS ADDRESS OF APPLICANT:
Universal Pharmaceuticals (Pty) Ltd.
7 Browning Street, Jeppe, Johannesburg

DATE OF PUBLICATION OF THIS PACKAGE INSERT:
21 August 1972.

CODE: SB19I

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