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Can Fexofenadine be taken as well as Questran?

My wife has severe itching all over her body and has had an ERCP to remove gall stones from the bile duct. She has had Fexofenadine and Questran prescribed but is not sure if they should be taken ...

Posted 11 Jul 2014 1 answer

How long have you been taking Questran? I take 2 packs per day with Lomotil at 6 pills per day. I am

... taking because of 2 small bowel resections done on Dec 2013

Posted 7 Jun 2014 0 answers

Cholestyramine - Has anyone been switched to Carafate due to the severe constipation issues?

I started taking my Questran 1/2 packet at lunch time instead of dividing it in threes as I was doing, this was after my doctor's appt. on Wednesday this week, well I got two days of it in and ...

Posted 9 Mar 2013 1 answer

Questran - I took Zetia for cholesterol and had terrible side effects, will questran be the same?

A lot of pain in the muscles, unable to walk, get up and down as I used to. The side effects took a long time to go away. Has this product caused the same side effects? Elyn

Posted 20 Feb 2012 1 answer

What is the difference between light and regular questran?

My firend who takes Questran cannot stand the sweetness of this product. Is there an alternative? An unflavored version?

Posted 5 Sep 2010 1 answer

I take questran three times a day. Can the doses be premixed for the day?

I take questran for bilius reflux.

Posted 4 Mar 2012 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

How much time, before & after taking Questran, can I take my regular meds so they won't be absorbed?

This medication, Questran, absorbs everything in it's path. I take it for diarrhea not for cholesteral. If I remember correctly, I can take reg meds 1 hr before Questran and 4 hrs. later. The ...

Posted 15 Sep 2011 1 answer

Do I need a perscription to get questran or can I buy it over the counter?

my brother is visiting from Ireland and is perscribed questran for his stomach. he has forgotten his supply and gets quite sick if he doesnt take it. will i have to take him to my GP or can we buy it ...

Posted 26 Apr 2010 2 answers

My doctor has prescribed Questran for Crohn's disease?

I have chronic constipation rather that diarrhea. The lable says that constipation is a side-effect resulting in blockage. Was this a mistake in prescribing or not?

Posted 3 Dec 2010 1 answer

How long does it take for Questran to have an effect?

I've been taking it a week, nothing's changed?

Posted 26 Aug 2010 1 answer

My mother in Ireland needs Questran (powder sachets) and right now it is scarce albeit impossible to

... find there. Can I get it for her on this site?

Posted 1 Nov 2010 1 answer

Why can I not get colestipol is this product not being manufactured anymore?

i was on questran but that is also unavaliable so they gave me a perscription for colestipol now this is unavaliable does anyone know why

Posted 9 Jun 2010 1 answer

My doctor says Questran is no longer made, where can I get an alternative urgently?

Pharmacists were giving me bad info. Questran IS still made but it was the distribution that was problematic. All sorted now.

Posted 2 Jun 2010 1 answer

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