This medication is used to treat diarrhe.
It helps to decrease the number and frequency of bowel movement.
It works by slowing the movement of the intestines.
Diphenoxylate is similar to opioidpain relievers, but it acts mainly to slow the gut. Atropine belongs to a class of drugs known as anticholinergics, which help to dry up body fluids and also slow gut moveme.
This medication should not be used to treat diarrhea caused by certain types of infection.
Talk to your doctor for more details.This medication is not recommended for use in children younger than 6 years due to an increased risk of serious side effect.