Not Medical Advice: The pill with imprint L 2 has been identified as Loperamide hydrochloride 2 mg.
Loperamide slows the rhythm of digestion so that the small intestines have more time to absorb fluid and nutrients from the foods you eat.
It is used in the treatment of traveler's diarrhea; diarrhea, chronic; diarrhea, acute; diarrhea; lymphocytic colitis and belongs to the drug class antidiarrheals.
Find patient medical information for loperamide oral including its uses, side effects and safety, interactions, pictures, warnings and user ratings on Webmd.com.
The general rule of thumb when traveling to another country is this: Boil it, cook it, peel it or forget it. Studies show, however, that you can still get sick even if you follow these rules. Check out some tips to reduce your risk of traveler's diarrhea at Mayoclinic.org.