I have ibs, pain and hemmorhoids!!! Librax - worked for years but stopped... Lomotil-stops briefly, but not on any long term basis
10 Aug 2009
Since the med stopped working, or you may have another problem. If it was me I would get a new colonoscopy and see if you have any new polyps or any other problems in there.
I found a great notation on the net about IBS. I hope it helps
"Trying Prescription Drugs for Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Remember that while there are a number of different prescription medications available for IBS, their effectiveness does vary greatly from one person to another.
What particular drug (if any) will work best for you is something you'll most likely have to determine through trial and error. If the first medication you try doesn't help much, keep in mind that there are other options available.
You should work in partnership with your doctor to determine which medication best fits your needs. "
This article also gives you names of drugs out there and what they are used for. They also list two drugs that are due shortly for hitting the market.
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
I suffer from IBS and have been prescribed Lomotil and Donnatal elixir to treat my symptoms for about 10 years. Unfortunately when I lost my health ...
2 answers • 2 Jan 2013
I have been taking Lomotil for years to treat IBS mainly caused by stress. My circumstances have changed now, and I'm feeling much better but ...
1 answer • 12 Apr 2013
1 answer • 9 May 2014
A patient with irritable bowel syndrome wants to take librax for his symptoms ,, at the same time he has stent in his coronary artery,, can he use ...
1 answer • 15 Dec 2014