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Can Cholestyramine cause white or chalky colored stool?

I have I.B.S. and was prescribed Cholestyramine to take when it flares up. I have been having chalky almost white bowl movements. Can it be a side effect from the Cholestyramine?

Posted 6 days ago 1 answer

Cholestyramine - can you drink wine at nite before dinner when taking cholestipramine?

2 glasses of wine at nite... wil this interfere with questran?

Posted 9 days ago 0 answers

Does Cholestyramine cause swollen ankles?

I have been taking Cholestyramine for almost a year now for IBS. I only take a small of powder mixed with water once daily. I have noticed lately that my ankles have been swollen. Is this one of the ...

Posted 16 Oct 2015 0 answers

I am curently taking cholestyramine how long should I have to keep taking it?

I am taking it for diarrhea. I was told it happens after the removal of my gall blather.

Posted 13 Oct 2015 0 answers

Is "Cholestyranine used to control diarreha?

Is "Cholestyramine for Oral Suspension USP" useful for bowel problems such as diarrhea?

Posted 25 Sep 2015 0 answers

Cholestyramine - does cholestramine cause black stools ?

It was prescribed for incontinent diarreha and I have microscopic collitis. I also had my .gallbladder removed in July.

Posted 18 Sep 2015 1 answer

Cholestyramine - What can be done to take the dark stuff off the teeth?

Teeth have a dark brown substance on the area around the gums that won't brush off

Posted 16 Sep 2015 0 answers

Is the product cholestyramine powder gluten free?

I would like a list of the ingredients in Cholestyramine, orange flavor. I have various bowel problems. Will this product effect my bowels? What is the ingredient Phenylalanine?

Posted 4 Jun 2015 1 answer

Cholestyramine - Collagenous colitis?

I have biopsy confirmed collagenous colitis. I am always losing weight and am up to 15-20 Imodium per day plus I know where every bathroom in every block of my community. Is anyone using ...

Posted 10 Jan 2015 0 answers

Cholestyramine - Usage for Sphincter of Oddi Dysfunction?

My bile forms "cholesterol crystals" that lead to stones and sludge in my common bile duct that then have to be removed by ERCP. I have had several sphincterotomies, but it still gets ...

Posted 6 Jan 2015 0 answers

Is there anything in Cholestyramine that could affect my Celiac disease? I must maintain a?

... gluten-free diet (no wheat, barley, rye)

Posted 18 Aug 2014 2 answers

How does Cholestyramine actually help chronic diarrhea?

I had half of my large & small intestine removed,w/an ileostomy,which was reversed & reconnected to colon almost 6 mo.ago.Drs.tried many meds,but this IS beginning to help.They started me w/2 ...

Posted 17 May 2010 1 answer

Can metamucil be given while also on cholestyramine daily with a feeding tube?

Currently having extreme bouts of very loose stools and diarrhea.

Posted 28 Jul 2014 1 answer

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