Message Number: SG5760 | New FHL Archives Search
From: "Roger Vaughn"
Date: 2003-08-13 19:53:59 UTC
Subject: Re: [ferrethealth] Reformulation of Kaopectate
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> Due to concerns regarding lead levels in the old formulation the
> manufacturer of Kaopectate have changed the active ingredient to
> bismuth subsalicylate.

That's disappointing. Bismuth subsalicylate is also the active
ingredient in Pepto Bismol, so now the two are effectively the same
thing. So much for alternatives.