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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 perks. Also I'm in a wheelchair full time. ...

Posted 1 Aug 2014 1 answer

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

Are you suppose to take amitiza and collace both at the same time?

my mom has renal disease and has trouble going to the bathroom on a regular basis and has been prescribed both meds at seperate times but is taking them both right now. Is it normal to prescribe two ...

Posted 21 Jul 2014 1 answer

Amitiza - I am really senstive to meds?

I am a little nervous taking this med. The only reason is because of the chest tighting. Is it bad chest the chest tightness or is it mild.

Posted 10 Jul 2014 1 answer

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 life, I was a professional regarding drugs behind ...

Posted 9 Jun 2014 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 3 answers

Lactulose - I am taking 30 cc every 2 hours Indefinitely. I usually take 30 cc Twice daily. I also?

... take Amitiza 24 Mcg twice daily. I also use a Dulcolax suppository every other Day. I'm still having problems with constipation. I have had enemas recently. Still probems I have ...

Posted 27 Apr 2014 0 answers

Amitiza - does amitaza come in a smaller dosage than 24mcg?

It is making me nauseous, and extremely drowsy, so much that I have to go to sleep.

Posted 22 Mar 2014 1 answer

Please help asap!What/How Should I discontinue? Amitiza causing the flu everyday?

How and/or where can any one relate? I was prescribed Amitiza 24mcg twice daily for Chronic Constipation. It does produce both soft and runny stools every day, which was not happening before the ...

Posted 18 Dec 2013 1 answer

Missing a dose?

Missing a dose of amitiza

Posted 17 Jan 2014 1 answer

Amitiza - AFTER 4 DAYS NO STOOL. TOOK ENEMA AND GET POWDERY FLAKES IS THIS NORMAL?

How long does it take to have a normal bowel movement. I have been on amitiza 4 days. Nothing happens. So I took a feel enema. Then all I get is a few flakes like instant potatoes. I hope I ...

Posted 13 Aug 2013 1 answer

How long should I use amitiza before giving up?

I started taking the 8mcg x 2 about 2 weeks ago. This did nothing for me except help with bloating so I called my doctor. The doctor has prescribed me 24 mcg x 2. I have been doing this for about 4 ...

Posted 18 Jun 2013 0 answers

Amitiza - What is the length of time the chest pain/dyspnea lasts?

I have cardiac issues of palpitations and irregular heartbeat with pauses. Will Amitiza increase this? How long does the chest discomfort and shortness of breath last after dosing? An hour? Several ...

Posted 8 Jul 2013 1 answer

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