Monthly Archives: June 2016

Loperamide Presentation ACMT 2016

For those among the unwashed masses, a lot of scientific research isn’t necessarily found in magazines and journals. A lot is presented during medical conferences. Sometimes it’s in presentation form before an audience (like an interactive power point presentation); sometimes … Continue reading

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FW: Condemnation, or Compassion?

Pastor Sam, of Rome’s First Presbyterian Church, is one of the coolest people I know here in Rome. Wise and compassionate, he wrote this terrific blog post regarding a recent tragedy to befall our city — not far, in fact, … Continue reading

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Another tragic death from Loperamide Overdose

These stories float by my mailbox so often and haunt my thoughts like ghosts. So many have died from this, and the worst tragedy is the number of people who dismiss it. This young man, Evan Brown, of Oregon, studied … Continue reading

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FDA Issues Loperamide Warning

FDA Drug Safety Communication: FDA warns about serious heart problems with high doses of the antidiarrheal medicine loperamide (Imodium), including from abuse and misuse The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning that taking higher than recommended doses of … Continue reading

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