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How long does Relistor last in your system?

Posted 14 Jun 2018 by lilroe418 0 answers

I just started taking this medicine, yesterday when I took it it caused severe pains that lasted several hours, I should have gone to the ER but Im stubborn. The rest of the day I had pains that came and went, theoughout the night I woke up a few times with pain, now Im constipated again with pain. ...

Problems with Relistor?

Posted 11 Jan 2018 by fllc 0 answers

This drug worked for the first maybe week. My doctor had told me to take it 3x a day on an empty stomach so I thought that meant 3 different times a day. I looked at the script bottle tonight (duh) and it says to take 3 in the morning on an empty stomach. I've been taking 1 every half hour ...

Why is Relistor not working? I take 3 tabs with a bottle of water and its $2k ..

Posted 17 Jul 2017 by Tfootes 1 answer

..a bottle it should work. I have suffered for so long, so many years, I finally get introduced to Relistor, only after my insurance informed me that Movantik was not on their formuIary list so the only med that worked every day is not covered, with Relistor first day 3 tabs, on a Friday, with in 4 ...

How do I go about finding out which Medicare RX plans cover Relistor?

Posted 16 Feb 2015 by Ivycarole 1 answer

I took Relistor for about a year and it really help. Then I turned 65 and now have Medicare. It wont pay for it and I cant afford it.

Should Relistor be given to someone with Crohns?

Posted 15 Apr 2014 by tallon 1 answer

My daughter started to have constipation about mid Feb.went to the hospital in late March and sent home with no response to test, xrays,a gastrography. Two days later admitted to another hospital all the same test plus enemas and they were going to send her home again. She said she wasn't ...

What is the next step when Relistor Stops working?

Posted 24 Jul 2012 by nan1 1 answer

I have Opiate Bowel Syndrome and I've been on Relistor for quite a while. It has been less and less effective. What is the next step for OBS?

I have been Relistor for about 9 months now?

Posted 3 Apr 2012 by nan1 3 answers

Does anyone know how long it will work? I don't seem to have as good of a result as when I started 1st using it. Also, what clinical trials have been run for periods longer than 6 months? My GI said that the longest study was for 6 months, but when I saw him at 6 months, he told me to continue ...

For a patient with Adrenoleukodystrophy, genetic, disorder involving severe constipation and urinary

Posted 24 Jan 2010 by AndersonC 1 answer

... retention. Plus I am on high dose narcotic patch for spinal injury for 5 years. Relistor gives great relief in one area and is causing severe urinary retention... catheterisation will be required if I continue. Have others experienced this? C. Anderson

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