I have been on Linzess for about 2 months now, and it just stopped working! I had such high hopes for this, and I am so constipated and bloated. Has this happen to anyone before? Does it eventually come back around and work again?
Linzess has stopped working for me?
- 5 Apr 2015 by Ineedcoffee10
- 2 January 2017
No, it didn't restart effectiveness once it stopped working for me. I had to change drugs. The 2nd prescription didn't work after 2 weeks. My Doc recommended Benefiber which works. I now buy a discount store's version to save money. It's a fiber powder that totally dissolves in water. When you drink it, it's like drinking clear water. This continues to work for months now.
I am 72 and have had constipation problems most of my life. This last year the problem had become intolerable and I was given the Linzess recommended dose of 145 mg and it worked for about a month and now it has stopped working totally and found the need to add laxative to the mix. Anyone with any answers to this devastating condition?
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