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Been taking Colestipol since gallbladder removal 11/03/11, and still have massive problems with?

Posted 14 Dec 2011 by scoobysnackn 8 answers

... diarrhea. Have had chronic IBS for years and my gastro said it may take a long time for my system to recover. Meantime, my weight just keeps dropping (weighed 144 at surgery - 128 now), and I avoid all foods with fat. I am afraid to eat at times actually. Anyone relate to this nightmare?

Can colestipol tablets be cut in half for easier swallowing without losing strength?

Posted 2 Oct 2013 by ol marine 2 answers

These pills are large and hard to swallow. It would be easier to cut them in half and take half at a time however have been told some cannot be cut due to losing their strength. I don't understand this concept, but would like to verify.

Are colestipol and welchol the same thing?

Posted 20 Dec 2013 by Lglancy 1 answer

Colestipol , the pills have split in half, No we did not cut them they are in my pill caddy and 4?

Posted 1 Dec 2017 by Susi1955 1 answer

Are like this. I do have a picture of them. Are they a bad batch.?

Why should I not crush colestipol?

Posted 16 Jun 2010 by dtg123 1 answer

Colestipol - I have developed severe bruising and bleeding of the legs. the muscles of my legs also?

Posted 5 Jul 2013 by crosgrtl 1 answer

... have gotton extremely weak. the drs are looking for a blood disorder but i suspect the drug. do you agree

What company manufactures Colestipol?

Posted 11 Jul 2013 by Lloyd w 1 answer

Will colestipol raise blood sugar?

Posted 9 Jun 2015 by Eroom 1 answer

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

Posted 9 Jun 2010 by jenpen123 1 answer

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

Does colestipol cause insomnia ?

Posted 15 Jun 2010 by carolinewise1 1 answer

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