attapulgite, Rheaban; Kaopectate Advanced Formula; Parepectolin; Diasorb; Diatrol; Donnagel (cont.)

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PREGNANCY: Attapulgite is safe during pregnancy.

NURSING MOTHERS: Attapulgite is safe to use in nursing mothers.

SIDE EFFECTS: Constipation is the main side effect of attapulgite. It can also cause bloating, flatulence, stomach upset, and nausea.

Reference: FDA Prescribing Information

Last Editorial Review: 7/20/2012

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