Miralax is essential for me, but I am diagnosed as IBS with a "loopy" colon. My Gastroenterologist has me on Linzess 290 mcg daily, after trying the 145 mcg dose. It is helping to some extent, but I have had problems with constipation for as long as I can recall. I take the Linzess in the morning, and use at least one dose of Miralax a day. I also take the probiotic Culturelle,yet still find the need to use a bottle of sodium phosphate occasionally. The only true solution for me is to remove the "loopy" part of the colon, and the doctors won't go there yet. I'm 63 and do take an opiate, but I am tapering off that, which might help. Good luck to you!
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Constipation -- Chronic - My 6 year old child is suffering from chronic constipation from very long?
Posted 7 Apr 2013 • 1 answer
Posted 5 Oct 2013 • 2 answers
Posted 18 Dec 2013 • 2 answers
Posted 24 Jun 2015 • 1 answer
Posted 16 Aug 2015 • 0 answers