Product Information

Product NameLoperamide HCl USP
Structure
Cas NO34552-83-5
Molecular Weight513.503
Molecular formulaC29H34Cl2N2O2
Therap.Cat : One of the long-acting synthetic Antidiarrheals; it is not significantly absorbed from the gut, and has no effect on the adrenergic system or central nervous system, but may antagonize histamine and interfere with acetylcholine release locally.
Loperamide Hydrochloride is the hydrochloride salt form of loperamide, a synthetic, piperidine derivative and opioid agonist with antidiarrheal activity. Loperamide acts on the mu-receptors in the intestinal mucosa.
Loperamide is synthetic opioid that primarily affects opiate receptors in the intestine and is used to treat diarrhea.