Bismuth Subsalicylate (Pepto-Bismol®)


Medication Info

  • Class of Medication
    • antidiarrheal
  • Effects
    • treat diarrhea
    • part of treatment for Helicobacter bacteria in the stomach
  • Side Effects
    • `since it has salicylate (aspirin) in it, signs relate to aspirin toxicity
      • especially in cats
    • GI ulcers and bleeding
    • clotting deficiencies
  • Other Info
    • can interfere with radiographic studies
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