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Linaclotide -constantly thirsty, stomach cramps, bloating, pass lots of gas, and still constipated?

Posted 4 Nov 2013 by georgia6484 1 answer

I have been on linaclotide for about a month and thought it was starting to work after the initial side effects had worn off. However now I am constantly thirsty, have stomach cramps and bloating, pass lots of gas, which embarassing, have indigestion and am still constipated. These symptoms worsen ...

How do you get off Linzess/Linaclotide/Constella? I want to stop using it?

Posted 15 Mar 2016 by withoutlinzess 1 answer

Been taking it for 10-15 days and my body seems dependent. It disrupts my digestive process and makes me very tired.

Have been taking Linaclotide for 2 1/2 weeks now. I am struggling to find a happy balance. I take 1?

Posted 24 Aug 2014 by Rockydog25 1 answer

... tablet before breakfast and some days no effect - i may even not have my bowels open (other than several small plasticine like stools) for a couple of days then for no obvious reason i will have a very upset stomach for approx 1/2 a day. Is this cycle normal for this drug as it is very ...

Is it possible to find a treatment for severe constipation who is from damage to the pelvic muscles?

Posted 27 Sep 2015 by Defector39 1 answer

... from an hemorrhoidectomy surgery? I tried biofeedback treatment and it didn't help, laxatives and meds like linaclotide don't help either. I'm using Lactulose and glycerin suppositories up to 20 suppositories a day and still need to strain very hard to the point that I almost ...

Linaclotide - How long does it takes to loose the weight gained with this prescripsion?

Posted 12 Jun 2016 by luli90 0 answers

I gained almost 5 lbs in 5 days and I today I stopped taking it because it didn't help with my constipation and plus I feel like I'm pregnant of 3 months. Since I'm very worried about the weight gain, can someone help me and tell me about their experience? Thanks!!

Linaclotide - Can you take Linzess when you have diverticulitis?

Posted 24 May 2017 by Zeva47 0 answers

I believe it is under control but I am terribly constipated. I have tried everything and I am desperate. Please advise Thank you

Linaclotide - I'm wondering if available in Canada?

Posted 13 Mar 2018 by ladyillusions 0 answers

And does it work? I want to know if Linzess does work? Is it available to Canadians? Also if it is available in Canada, is the medication covered by medical for those of us on disability?

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