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I take Prevalite 4 times daily. 1 with each meal & 1 at bed time. How long should I wait between?

... my last meal and the one at bed time?

Posted 26 Mar 2015 0 answers

Can Prevalite be taken long-term, as maintenance?

Med used to relieve diarrhea from IBD

Posted 21 Jul 2014 0 answers

Hi folks. Just starting prevalite to help with my crohns disease. I wondered if everyone takes the?

... whole packet, or adjusts the dosage? I understand it can cause constipation

Posted 24 Aug 2013 1 answer

Must I still wait 4 hrs. after taking Prevalite to take other medications?

The current "insert/directions" included in the box of Prevalite has NO mention of continuing to do this. It only says to "take with meals". THEN, when do I take my other meds, ...

Posted 7 Jun 2013 1 answer

Is Prevalite available free of Aspartame?

Posted 5 Mar 2013 1 answer

My mother has taken questran for years for diarrhea which started following gall bladder removal.?

... She was switched to questran lite but doesn't know why the change unless it was due to distribution. Now Tricare won't approve questran & substituted prevalite. She has had problems ...

Posted 6 Jan 2012 0 answers

Prevalite -Any one else use this for post gall bladder surgery?

I have been given this drug because of side effects after gall bladder removal. I haveoccaisional diarrhea. I look at the side effects and don't want to be constipated.

Posted 9 Dec 2011 0 answers

After taking prevalite for several years I read on the label that I should take other medications an

... hour before or 4-6 hours after this medication. My routine is to take all my meds and vitamins at once after I eat my first meal of the day. I then take a scoop of prevalite with a scoop of ...

Posted 19 Jul 2011 1 answer

Can I buy over the conter medicine.i am out of prevalite?

i don't have insurance to go back to the doctor.

Posted 20 Feb 2011 1 answer

Is there Prevalite or Questran that does not contain Aspertame?

I have been prescribed powdered Prevalite following effects of gall bladder surgery. I do not want to take Aspertame and wonder if there is a brand of Cholestyramine that does not contain Aspertame.

Posted 25 Nov 2009 2 answers

Pseudomembranous Colitis - How long is the recovery after taking flagyl and symptoms persist? I have

... finished a 10 day regime of 500 mg with a supplement of one package Prevalite Powder beverage daily (was 2 packages for 5 days)Also soft (brat) diet was followed. I have lost 6 pounds and am weak ...

Posted 28 Sep 2009 1 answer

Cholestyramine Powder for High Colestrol vs. AZ Rx Stress DeCaf Herbal Tea & other Rx's.?

Is it OK to take the Prevalite Powder with the AZ Rx Stress DeCaf Tea that is Herbalized with; Panax Ginseng, Chamomile, Valerian and Vitamins B-6 & B-12? ALSO, I took this Rx back in 1978/79 ...

Posted 15 Aug 2009 1 answer

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