Chlordiazepoxide and Clidinium (Systemic)
Brand Names : Clinoxide, Clipoxide, Librax, Lidox, Lidoxide, Zebrax, Apo-Chlorax, Corium, Clindex
Proper Use of This Medicine
medicine about 1/2 to 1 hour before meals unless otherwise directed by
Take this medicine only as directed by your doctor
. Do not take more of it, do not take it more often, and do not take
it for a longer time than your doctor ordered. If too much is taken, it may
Dosing - The dose of chlordiazepoxide and clidinium
combination will be different for different people. Follow your doctor's orders or the directions on the label
. The following
information includes only the average doses of this combination medicine.
If your dose is different, do not change it
your doctor tells you to do so.
dosage form (capsules)
To relax the digestive system and to reduce stomach acid:
Adults - 1 or 2 capsules one to four times a day, thirty to sixty
minutes before meals or food. Your doctor may change the dose if needed. However,
most people usually will not take more than 8 capsules a day.
Children - Dose must be determined by your doctor.
Older adults - To start, 1 capsule two times a day. Your doctor
may change the dose if needed.
Missed dose - If you miss a dose of this medicine, take it as
soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the
missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double doses.
Storage - To store this medicine:
Keep out of the reach of children.
Store away from heat and direct light.
Do not store the capsule form of this medicine in the bathroom, near
the kitchen sink, or in other damp places. Heat or moisture may cause the
medicine to break down.
Do not keep outdated medicine or medicine no longer needed. Be sure
that any discarded medicine is out of the reach of children.