Skip to Content

Can pregnant women use amitiza for chronic constipation?

Answers (1)

5 Jun 2012

It is a category C drug, meaning its benefit should outweigh the potential problems. They really haven't studied it in pregnant humans but they've found in animals that the fetus can be lost if they are given amitiza.

Further Information

Search for questions

Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.

Similar questions

Amitiza - what's the usual time for it to work I it?

Is is normal to have gas and rectum to hurt?

1 answer 13 Apr 2013

Constant constipation and can't take prescription drugs linzess and amitiza?

Amitiza made me extremely ill because of dangerous swelling problems. I've read about Linzess and know it will affect my system also. In another ...

2 answers 9 Jun 2014

How long will it be before I have a movment after being put on AMITZA?

They had me on miralex for years but I never took it on time, so they switch me to a capsule of Amitiza 24Mcg capsules. I take 15mg of OP &5mg of ...

2 answers 1 Aug 2014

Amitiza - I have chronic constipation and take oxycodone for neck and back problems. Today took 24?

... mcg in the morning. Will take second 24 mcg tonight. How long does it take to work?

1 answer 24 Jun 2015