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Posted 5 Sep 2010 by • 2 answers
My firend who takes Questran cannot stand the sweetness of this product. Is there an alternative? An unflavored version?
Posted 26 Apr 2010 by • 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?
Posted 25 Nov 2009 by • 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.
Posted 21 Oct 2014 by • 1 answer
Posted 20 Feb 2012 by • 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
Posted 11 Dec 2009 by • 2 answers
Posted 4 Oct 2009 • 1 answer
... taking the powder and find the regimine quite difficult since I also take Synthroid and Atenolol and there are drug interactions. Have you heard of this and has it worked?
How much time, before & after taking Questran, can I take my regular meds so they won't be absorbed?
Posted 15 Sep 2011 by • 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.
Posted 9 Mar 2013 by • 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 ...
Posted 23 Dec 2015 by • 1 answer
I get bloating and gas pain and a very itchy anus and rectum from Questran. Will it go away with continued use?
Posted 2 Jun 2010 by • 1 answer
Pharmacists were giving me bad info. Questran IS still made but it was the distribution that was problematic. All sorted now.
Posted 9 Jun 2010 by • 1 answer
i was on questran but that is also unavaliable so they gave me a perscription for colestipol now this is unavaliable does anyone know why
My mother in Ireland needs Questran (powder sachets) and right now it is scarce albeit impossible to
Posted 1 Nov 2010 by • 1 answer
... find there. Can I get it for her on this site?
Posted 16 Nov 2015 by • 0 answers
2 glasses of wine at nite... wil this interfere with questran?
Posted 27 Nov 2017 by • 0 answers
... twice a day, now after I take the QuestranI get really gassy. Is this common? Does this go away? I was diagnosed with IBS-D a few years ago but had me gall bladder out 20 years ago, that’s when all these symptoms started,now the cramps and bathroom runs are a lot more frequent so I was ...
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