Imodium OTC Emerging Litigation

Emerging Imodium-Over The Counter Litigation

 

IMODIUM PRODUCTS EMERGING LITIGATION

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Imodium (LOPERAMIDE HYDROCHLORIDE) Products include:  Imodium, Imodium A-D, Imodium A-D EZ Chews. Imodium Multi-Symptom Relief . These products are manufactured and or marketed by Janssen Pharmaceuticals  and Johnson and Johnson Consumer Inc. Imodium has been available for over two decades and is one of the most commonly used medications for the treatment of diarrhea symptoms.

The FDA issued a drug safety advisory warning that many people are experiencing serious heart problems after taking high doses of Imodium or taking Imodium in combination with other medications that interact with the drug.

Imodium, Imodium A-D, Imodium A-D EZ Chews and Imodium Multi-Symptom Relief

Many of the drugs that are believed to negatively interact with Imodium are commonly used in combination with Imodium.

A partial list of drugs which are believed to negatively interact with Imodium include:

Tagamet HB (cimetidine) – treat heartburn, GERD symptoms

Zantac (rantidine) – treat heartburn, GERD symptoms

Prevpac – proton-pump inhibitor; used to treat heartburn, acid reflux

Biaxin (clarithromycin) – antibiotic

E.E.S., Ery-Tab, Eryc, Eryped, PCE (erythromycin) – antibiotic

Lopid (gemfibrozil) – treats high cholesterol

Onmel, Sporanox (itraconazole) – anti-fungal medications

Ketoconazole (generic only) – anti-fungal medication

Nuedexta (quinidine) – used to treat mental/mood disorders

Qualaquin (quinine) – anti-malaria drug; also used to treat nocturnal leg cramps

Kaletra, Norvir, Technivie, Viekira Pak (ritonavir) – anti-HIV treatment

To Learn More About the Emerging Imodium OTC Litigation:

The emerging Imodium OTC  Litigation will be used as a case study in the May 18-21, 2018 Mass Tort Nexus, “Four Days to Mass Tort Success Course” To register for the May Course, contact Jenny Levine at jenny@masstortnexus.com or call (954) 520-4494.

For information on the class and to enroll, use this link-“Enroll Here To Attend “Four Days to Mass Tort Success”

 

Course attendees will receive the benefit of a step by step analysis of the emerging Imodium and Similar Products Litigation using these primary metrics:

Mass Tort Nexus Metrics

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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