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Mirtazapine causing diarrhea as a result of microscopic colitis?

Posted 19 Mar 2018 by popcat 1 answer

Last year I was prescribed first Zoloft (sertraline) then Cipralex (citalopram) both of which caused me to develop microscopic colitis which manifests as severe diarrhea. So my prescription was changed to mirtazapine & along with some medication to address the Microscopic Colitis all was well ...

Cholestyramine - Are there contraindications for long term use of Cholestryramine?

Posted 2 Dec 2017 by Keyboard Whiz 0 answers

I have microscopic colitis - collagenous: inital treatment was steroids and cholestyramine for diarrhea; had good results; symptoms returned after a period of only OTC's kaopectate, etc. Doctor agreed that I could try managing symptoms with cholestyramine and FODMAP diet, since I might have ...

Is it safe to have a shingles shot or flu shot while taking budesonide?

Posted 24 Aug 2016 by pennyash 0 answers

I have been taking 3 budesonide EC 3mg capsules every morning for over a year for microscopic colitis.

Can use of Verapamil and Bystolic cause diarrhea?

Posted 24 Aug 2015 by tennislady 1 answer

i am diagnosed with microscopic colitis which flares up occasionally. Hard to find foods with fiber to eat. I'm currently taking 2.5 systolic and 240 mg of Verapamil. I have developed an iron deficiency so am taking slow release iron ferrous. Have had watery diarrhea for several weeks. Tried ...

Cholestyramine - Collagenous colitis?

Posted 10 Jan 2015 by Beeka 3 answers

I have biopsy confirmed collagenous colitis. I am always losing weight and am up to 15-20 Imodium per day plus I know where every bathroom in every block of my community. Is anyone using cholestyramine for this? I am desperately trying to avoid the next step which is oral steroids with nasty and ...

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