Control of odors : Note : Labeling for pediatric patients may vary; refer to product specific labeling for details. Children ≥12 years and Adolescents: Chlorophyllin copper:
Capsules: Oral: 100 mg 1 to 3 times daily; maximum daily dose: 300 mg/day
Liquid (132 mg/30 mL): Oral: 132 mg (30 mL) 1 to 3 times daily; maximum daily dose: 90 mL/day
Ostomy odor control: Children ≥12 years and Adolescents: Chlorophyllin copper: Nullo capsules (100 mg/capsule): Add 1 or 2 capsules to empty ostomy pouch when changing or reusing pouch
(For additional information see "Chlorophyll: Drug information")
Note: Not all available products may be represented in dosing; also refer to manufacturer's labeling.
Control of odors:
Oral: 100 to 200 mg/day in divided doses; may increase to 300 mg/day if odor is not controlled (maximum: 300 mg/day).
Ostomy: Tablet: May also place 1 to 2 tablets in empty pouch each time it is reused or changed.
Control of odor that the body manufactures (eg, bad breath, fecal odor from colostomy or ileostomy, flatus, foot odor) (dietary supplement, consult product specific labeling for manufacturer recommended ages)
The following adverse drug reactions and incidences are derived from product labeling unless otherwise specified.
Frequency not defined: Gastrointestinal: Diarrhea, green stools, abdominal cramping
• Self-medication (OTC use): Reduce the dose if cramps or diarrhea occur; if symptoms persist, consult healthcare provider. Smallest effective dose should be used.
Note: Interacting drugs may not be individually listed below if they are part of a group interaction (eg, individual drugs within “CYP3A4 Inducers [Strong]” are NOT listed). For a complete list of drug interactions by individual drug name and detailed management recommendations, use the Lexicomp drug interactions program
There are no known significant interactions.