IMODIUM® Heritage

IMODIUM® : innovating for almost 40 years!

Developed by Janssen Pharmaceutica, IMODIUM® has been helping people to deal with diarrhoea and associated symptoms for decades. Every day millions of people around the world turn to IMODIUM® for assistance.

A history of support

IMODIUM® was created by Dr.Janssen and launched in Ireland in 1975. 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 almost 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. In fact 14% of the population are frequent sufferers of diarrhoea and can suffer once a month or more1. Are you one of them? 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

1 Ipos Marketing Need State Study, July 2008