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Amitiza - How long does it take to work? Is it better to take after dinner?

I was just given a 4 day sample today. I have IBS and dealing with chronic constipation. My doctor said to try this and if it works she will call in an prescription for me. But I wanted to know if I ...

Posted 25 Jun 2014 1 answer

Amitiza - have been taking 24mcg twice for four days without any bowel movement. Is this normal?

Have had lifelong constipation problems. In 2011 suffered neck injury that left me with cord compression syndrome and worse constipation problems. Was taking stool softeners regularly and mag citrate ...

Posted 16 days ago 1 answer

Amitiza - I have IBS with constipation. GI doctor gave me samples of 145 mcg linzess twice a day?

had painful abdominal pain and diarrhea every time I took it. Went back to doctor and got samples of 8 mcg of amitiza twice a day. Started amtiza three days ago but no bowel movement yet. Wondering ...

Posted 11 days ago 0 answers

Amatiza. Should I continue stool softener and laxative?

The pharmacist didn't give that information and said contact doctor. I discontinued both because I didn't want to overdo it and have an accident. The amatiza worked great on it's ...

Posted 15 Oct 2015 1 answer

Amitiza - Do you absolutely have to eat to take this medication?

I'll spare all the years I have had not having a BM and get to the point. I was prescribed this medication last week and I will say after the first day(2doses) I had major productivity ( I ...

Posted 5 Oct 2015 2 answers

I don't have a question but I do have a comment. I have been on Amitiza for about 3 months and I?

... feel awful. Body aches and pains. Heaviness in my chest. Bad dreams and restless sleep. Dull headache. I am sure that this is from the medication. I am stopping it today. I will see if this helps

Posted 27 Sep 2015 1 answer

Amitiza not really working - any advice or suggestions?

I am a 28 year old female who prior to about 1 1/2 years ago, had absolutely no medical issues, let alone GI issues, to speak of. I'll also say there are no GI issues in my family history, with ...

Posted 6 May 2014 5 answers

Can amitiza make you tired?

I have noticed that after taking Amitiza I get very tired and fall into a deep sleep. It is very hard for me to wake up. I feel disoriented and sluggish.

Posted 15 Aug 2015 1 answer

Does amitiza have a reaction with psoriasis?

Posted 14 Aug 2015 0 answers

I have sugar can I take amitiza?

I have sugar can I take amitiza

Posted 16 May 2015 0 answers

Amitiza - Reactions?

Hi all, I took amitiza 8mcg a few times this past week then yesterday I was totally out of commission. Stomach pain, nausea, dizziness, shakey legs, headache, puffy eyes. I have also been told that ...

Posted 4 Apr 2015 1 answer

Amitiza - Side effects?

I suffer from Crohn's disease and after many surgeries over the years I've been left suffering with severe constipation, along with that is bleeding and agonising pain. After trying all ...

Posted 10 Mar 2015 1 answer

Do I have to use Amatiza for the rest of my life for IBS-C?

Is IBS-C curable?

Posted 9 Dec 2014 0 answers

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