IMODIUM® Heritage

IMODIUM® Innovating for over 40 years!

Developed at Janssen Pharmaceutica and launched in 1973, IMODIUM® has been helping people to deal with diarrhoea and associated symptoms ever since. Every day millions of people around the world turn to IMODIUM® for assistance.

History of IMODIUM®

IMODIUM® was created by Dr.Janssen and launched in 1973. Dr. Janssen was the man who first came up with the values that IMODIUM® is known to stand for today: he wanted to deliver trustworthy and effective relief to people suffering from diarrhoea and ease the disruption it can cause to people’s lives. And we’ve been doing just that for over 40 years.

IMODIUM® has a range of products to suit you.

Imodium Product Range

IMODIUM® Product Range

Types of diarrhoea

Through our research, we have expert understanding of people’s bodies and how diarrhoea affects them. A survey suggests that up to 10% of the UK adult population might suffer frequent diarrhoea (4 or more times within 6 months). We know how disruptive diarrhoea can be to your life and our products help reduce this disruption, so you can get on with what you need to do.


Understand about Frequent Diarrhoea