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amitiza vs linzess

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Dr. Harold Fields
61 years experience Family Medicine
Constipation: These are similar drugs and are not recommended to be used together.see your physician and see if he has an answer for you

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Dr. Cornelius Oleary
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Gastroparesis: Have you already been diagnosed with gastroparesis? Documentation of delayed emptying of gastric contents is required before treatment. All patients w ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Milton Mintz
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If vomiting: Or diarrhea are a problem, -yes electrolytes can be a problem.
A 70-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yelena Kipervas
23 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: He can use suppository prn chronically. And try increase the dose of Miralax in half of previous dodge used. No real side effect of this. Best wishes ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Having gall stones should not preclude your use of these medications, but note, you should get your gall stones treated so they do not cause serious i ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alexander Dela Llana
23 years experience Family Medicine
Zelnorm: Zelnorm had some cardiac side effects.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Should not be used: In a proven intestinal obstruction , which needs physician supervised care ( even surgery ) . Amitiza (lubiprostone) ( Lubiprostone ) irlinzess ( lin ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
32 years experience Internal Medicine
We should not have: Backwards . The first thing before taiking medications articularly chroically and in such manner, we need to make diagmosis . Once the diagosis is mad ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dominic Riganotti
25 years experience Infectious Disease
IBS: Bental may be effective. Amitiza (lubiprostone) is for idiopathic constipation and not indicated. You should see a gastroenterologist for more help.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Lynch
38 years experience Family Medicine
Constipation: You don't say why you're using the narcotic or how much time or how much. Constipation is a serious problem over a long time. Using laxatives or any ... Read More
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