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 then today no bowel movement again and I was miserable and it took quite a bit of laxatives to get me moving again ... so I e-mailed the doc and now she said she wants me to switch to Carafate, has anyone ever used this instead for the bile issues post gall bladder surgery?
Cholestyramine - Has anyone been switched to Carafate due to the severe constipation issues?
- 9 Mar 2013 by SandraLHoutz
- 3 Jul 2013
- carafate, questran, constipation, cholestyramine, doctor, dumping syndrome
Added 11 Mar 2013:
Doc's have decided to have me stop the Questran and go on Carafate ... it's not supposed to be as quite constipating ...we shall see ... lol ...
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