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Cholestyramine - I have been on Prevalite Powder for 6 months. I had my gall bladder out 50years ago

Posted 16 Jun 2016 by Annajustmay 0 answers

Have had problems ever since, which have gotten worse as I age. Anyway, I have been complaining about my problems with diarrhea and been told it was IBS, diverticulitis, diverticulosis, and most recently an infection in my gut which is when I was prescribed 20 days of Ciprofloxacin and the ...

Hi folks. Just starting prevalite to help with my crohns disease. I wondered if everyone takes the?

Posted 24 Aug 2013 by lovemycats 1 answer

... whole packet, or adjusts the dosage? I understand it can cause constipation

Must I still wait 4 hrs. after taking Prevalite to take other medications?

Posted 7 Jun 2013 by rojac58 1 answer

The current "insert/directions" included in the box of Prevalite has NO mention of continuing to do this. It only says to "take with meals". THEN, when do I take my other meds, which I would normally take following my meal? I see on this website that you still say to wait 4 hrs. ...

Is Prevalite available free of Aspartame?

Posted 5 Mar 2013 by meljo2 1 answer

After taking prevalite for several years I read on the label that I should take other medications an

Posted 19 Jul 2011 by al07182011 1 answer

... hour before or 4-6 hours after this medication. My routine is to take all my meds and vitamins at once after I eat my first meal of the day. I then take a scoop of prevalite with a scoop of psyllium seed husk (same stuff that's in metamucil) in a large glass of water. I then take the ...

Can I buy over the conter medicine.i am out of prevalite?

Posted 20 Feb 2011 by yvonneellis 1 answer

i don't have insurance to go back to the doctor.

Is there Prevalite or Questran that does not contain Aspertame?

Posted 25 Nov 2009 by zoey2 2 answers

I have been prescribed powdered Prevalite following effects of gall bladder surgery. I do not want to take Aspertame and wonder if there is a brand of Cholestyramine that does not contain Aspertame.

Pseudomembranous Colitis - How long is the recovery after taking flagyl and symptoms persist? I have

Posted 28 Sep 2009 by Pamella53 1 answer

... finished a 10 day regime of 500 mg with a supplement of one package Prevalite Powder beverage daily (was 2 packages for 5 days)Also soft (brat) diet was followed. I have lost 6 pounds and am weak and my heart races especially in the morning

Cholestyramine Powder for High Colestrol vs. AZ Rx Stress DeCaf Herbal Tea & other Rx's.?

Posted 15 Aug 2009 by Polebilly13 1 answer

Is it OK to take the Prevalite Powder with the AZ Rx Stress DeCaf Tea that is Herbalized with; Panax Ginseng, Chamomile, Valerian and Vitamins B-6 & B-12? ALSO, I took this Rx back in 1978/79 because of a blocked Bile Duct from the Gaul Blader for 6 to 9 months, as the the itching was beyond ...

Soon after my 80 y/o father took his second dose of the powder , he had a severe psychotic experien?

Posted 16 Nov 2009 by steve M. 1 answer

ce . The spell lasted for about 2 and 1/2 hours after which he had no memory of the episode or his behavior. Since I was not sure if the prevalite was linked to this episode we discontinued the medication and he has not had this happen again. Any possibility that this episode was/is linked to the ...

I just started on Prevalite Powder to curb itching associated with biliary strictures?

Posted 7 Oct 2009 by mschachere 1 answer

I just started on Prevalite Powder to curb itching associated with biliary strictures. I have experienced stomach aches and diarrhea. Any similar experience or suggestions?

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