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Questran - Can you become immune to this medicine?

Posted 3 Jun 2016 by 2501king 0 answers

I used it for the itching, but now it doesn't stop the itching

Cholestyramine - does the itching in the anus and rectum ever go away with continued treatment?

Posted 23 Dec 2015 by JennisGuts 1 answer

I get bloating and gas pain and a very itchy anus and rectum from Questran. Will it go away with continued use?

Cholestyramine - can you drink wine at nite before dinner when taking cholestipramine?

Posted 16 Nov 2015 by shy one 0 answers

2 glasses of wine at nite... wil this interfere with questran?

Do I need a prescription to buy Questran?

Posted 21 Oct 2014 by gallbladdergone 1 answer

What is the difference between light and regular questran?

Posted 5 Sep 2010 by tennis lady 2 answers

My firend who takes Questran cannot stand the sweetness of this product. Is there an alternative? An unflavored version?

Can Fexofenadine be taken as well as Questran?

Posted 11 Jul 2014 by John Markwell 1 answer

My wife has severe itching all over her body and has had an ERCP to remove gall stones from the bile duct. She has had Fexofenadine and Questran prescribed but is not sure if they should be taken together and how soon she can expect any results. She will be having her gall bladder removed later.

Cholestyramine - Has anyone been switched to Carafate due to the severe constipation issues?

Posted 9 Mar 2013 by SandraLHoutz 1 answer

I started taking my Questran 1/2 packet at lunch time instead of dividing it in threes as I was doing, this was after my doctor's appt. on Wednesday this week, well I got two days of it in and then today no bowel movement again and I was miserable and it took quite a bit of laxatives to get me ...

Do I need a perscription to get questran or can I buy it over the counter?

Posted 26 Apr 2010 by tee1 2 answers

my brother is visiting from Ireland and is perscribed questran for his stomach. he has forgotten his supply and gets quite sick if he doesnt take it. will i have to take him to my GP or can we buy it over the counter?

Questran - I took Zetia for cholesterol and had terrible side effects, will questran be the same?

Posted 20 Feb 2012 by Elyn 2 answers

A lot of pain in the muscles, unable to walk, get up and down as I used to. The side effects took a long time to go away. Has this product caused the same side effects? Elyn

I take questran three times a day. Can the doses be premixed for the day?

Posted 4 Mar 2012 by lexie1952 1 answer

I take questran for bilius reflux.

How much time, before & after taking Questran, can I take my regular meds so they won't be absorbed?

Posted 15 Sep 2011 by Critch57 1 answer

This medication, Questran, absorbs everything in it's path. I take it for diarrhea not for cholesteral. If I remember correctly, I can take reg meds 1 hr before Questran and 4 hrs. later. The pharmacist didn't include these instructions with this refill. Any help would be appreciated.

My doctor has prescribed Questran for Crohn's disease?

Posted 3 Dec 2010 by Wineva 1 answer

I have chronic constipation rather that diarrhea. The lable says that constipation is a side-effect resulting in blockage. Was this a mistake in prescribing or not?

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.

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