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Stafford, VA
A 37-year-old female asked:

Can i take amatiza after having two bowel obstructions a week apart that resulted in two bowel resections?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Wayne Wolf
General Surgery 21 years experience
Amortization: The use of Amitiza (lubiprostone) is contraindicated in patients with bowel obstructions. Would recommend consulting with your surgeon before restarting amitiza (lubiprostone).
Last updated Jun 24, 2014

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