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Is there a good alternative to Linzess?

Posted 1 Jul 2013 by Karangahan 12 answers

Hello everyone. I have been prescribed by my doctor with Linzess. I have chronic GI disorders abdominal, pain, feeling bloated (severely uncomfortable). I started yesterday but when I woke up this morning, I had this pain, distention in my whole abdomen that extended to both sides. I took 3 aspirin ...

Linzess - How long before it starts working?

Posted 30 Aug 2013 by Ksee2000 6 answers

I've had chronic constipation for 30 yrs nothing works. I'm currently on day 13 with no bowel movement and day 3 of linzess 145, all I've had is a little bit of gas nothing else. How long should I give before I bump it up to the higher dose?

For those of you who take linzess at night, what time do you take it and how long before it works?

Posted 18 May 2014 by jj505 2 answers

I take it in the morning but can't really go anywhere before 9am when I take it at 6-7a, I just wondered what happens if you take it at night, does it keep you up all night? Love the drug, you all are right it is so much better than constipation but sometimes it overworks but if I skip it, I ...

Does Linzess make you drowsy?

Posted 9 Mar 2013 by picadilly 12 answers

I feel tired all the time since I have been taking linzess... about 10 days.

Suprep - Can I start the prep eariler?

Posted 19 Aug 2016 by meechykleen 1 answer

My appt is at 830am. Office told me to start the first dose at 5pm the day before and the second at 3am. Do I have to follow this time line, or can I start everything earlier so I can get in more sleep the night before. Figuring I won't be eating or drinking much after everything is out of the ...

How do you work with a signifant other/spouse who is using Linzess?

Posted 2 days ago by LinzessInquirer 1 answer

My girlfriend has been using Linzess for over a year now and it seems to work off and on for her. Very inconsistent. She is never able to make any plans in the morning or for lunch because she is on a strict regimen with her Linzess and eating schedule. She is basically a prisoner to her bathroom ...

Why the right side of my face @ jawline swollen and hard to open my mouth?

Posted 11 Sep 2014 by Steph Hairrell 2 answers

My teeth have been breaking off for the last few years and my wisdom teeth have been pulled and the tooth on the top next to pulled wisdom has broken off at gum line ( I think roots are still in the gums)

Is it OK to drink coffee in the morning immediately after taking the Linzess?

Posted 30 Nov 2015 by sbarradas 2 answers

I have chronic constipation due to extra twists and turns in my bowels. I was proscribed this med 3 weeks ago but it hasn't worked. I know I'm not supposed to eat for an hour but I've been drinking coffee with it. Is that preventing it from working?

How long to live with Cirrhosis of the liver?

Posted 11 Jun 2015 by guzmafra 2 answers

My dad was diagnosed with Cirrhosis of the liver May of 2015. he went in because an artery ruptured and needed 8 blood transfusions! During surgery he did flat line! He was released a week later! they said he is going to need a liver transplant but will not consider him because he was an alcoholic. ...

Is anyone taking Linzess 290 twice daily??

Posted 19 Nov 2015 by rustycat2 3 answers

I've been reading everyone's experience with Linzess but have not read of anyone needing to take it 2 x day. Lucky for you :-) Long story short, colon resection for sigmoid diverticulitis, followed by IBS-C. After several failed medications I started out taking Linzess 145 once daily, ...

How long should I give Linzess a chance to work before stopping it?

Posted 15 Jan 2016 by jmiguel 3 answers

My doctor prescribed 145 mg Linzess over a month ago. The first week, it seemed to completely empty by bowels on the 2nd day but after that I am lucky if it works one day a week. I also take a fiber supplement, drink a lot of water, exercise daily and run 10 miles on the weekend. I am experiencing ...

What is Zoltrate 10?

Posted 19 Apr 2016 by Campbesd 1 answer

White long pill with a line down the middle on one side. Is this some generic pill for something? I can't seem to find anything online for this drug or drug manufacturer Neuro Vision..

Anbesol - Can I use Anbesol if it expired in 2013 and how effective will it be?

Posted 25 Mar 2018 by Inpain515 1 answer

Have excruciating pain on back tooth. Between the two teeth on the gum line there is a discoloration (brown) and the tooth pain makes entire mouth hurt on that side top and bottom. Can expired 2013 Anbesol help

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