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Is it dangerous to take immodium if you think you haveC-diff

Is it dangerous to take immodium if you think you may have c-diff

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Immodium should not be used if C. diff is suspected. Go get tested and find out if C. diff is the problem. The toxins produced by that organism can be very toxic to the colon and the body.
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