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A 18-year-old male asked:

Was the ibs drug linzess tested long enough to be considered safe?

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Dr. David Drewitz
Gastroenterology 27 years experience
FDA approved...: Getting drugs approved for use in the us is far more stringent than in other countries. The data on Linzess demonstrates a very favorable side effect profile. Like with any new drug, long term safety remains largely unknown. Good luck!

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Last updated Jun 27, 2014

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