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Last updated: 30 Jun 2020
Published: 08 Sep 2020

4.1 Therapeutic indications

The symptomatic treatment of acute diarrhoea of any aetiology including acute exacerbations of chronic diarrhoea for periods of up to five days, in adults and children over nine years.

The symptomatic treatment of chronic diarrhoea in adults.

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