My gasteroligest dr wants me to try this drug he suggested I'm scared to take it because I don't the risk or side effects or if my asthma and allergie and sinus medication will counteract with it has this drug been tested with the food and drug administrations any information on this drug would be appreciated sincerly mrs Tina Mullins
Hi Tina, you can find the FDA information here: https://www.drugs.com/pro/cholestyramine.html and also the consumer information here: https://www.drugs.com/cdi/cholestyramine-powder.html
Your gastroenterologist knows far more of your medical history than we do but some cursory reading indicates it should be safe.
- Cholestyramine Information for Consumers
- Cholestyramine Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Cholestyramine (detailed)
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