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Rifaximin - The web site says treatment can only be repeated twice, anyone know why?

I have had 1 2 week treatment and it was a a whole new life for the next 2 months, now ibs-d is returning. I had no neg side effects and would be fine with doing a treatment every 2-3 months, but why ...

Posted 25 Feb 2016 0 answers

Finished a 10 days for Rifaximin for SIBO and know a week after treatment I am really constipated?

I have been struggling with abdominal pain for several years. Sometimes I would have bad bouts of severe constipation. My abdominal pain is always present, sometimes worse than others. I was ...

Posted 12 Mar 2014 3 answers

Liver Cirrhosis - My husband was diagnosed with Alcoholic Cirrhosis of the liver in July 2013. He?

... immediately quit drinking. He went down hill very quickly. The worst being May of 2014, when he ended up in ICU with HE. He was given the drug rifaximin. Since that time, it has been nothing ...

Posted 21 Apr 2015 3 answers

Rifaximin - Cant swallow large pills?

Can I just get the 200mg and double it instead of the large 550 mg pill???

Posted 26 Jun 2015 1 answer

Can anyone tell how many days a normal course of rifaximin should be?

I have dumping syndrome, Sibo and irritable bowel. I have been taking anti biotics since 1980 none of which have worked. However I have been taking these for 7 days and the difference is amazing. I ...

Posted 12 Feb 2015 1 answer

My husband is on Rifaximin, and is not able to get any more "samples". The cost per month is?

... prohibitive. We cannot afford it; yet, he must take the drug to keep him alive. Their patient assistance program may be willing to assist, but I will lose my retirement $$ if we receive ...

Posted 3 Apr 2015 1 answer

Can rifaximin be good for rocea?

Posted 5 Mar 2015 1 answer

Rifaximin - What is known about the effects of repeated long-term use of this drug?

Most antibiotics are found to have deleterious long-term results, creating antibiotic-resistant organisms, making us unable to benefit from antibiotics in serious infections. Does anyone know whether ...

Posted 29 Aug 2013 1 answer

Can Rifaximin be useful in the cases of IBS, Dyspepsia, Chro. Gastrointestinal Prob.?

I am a chronic Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Gastritis, dyspepsia patient and my intestines are very sensitive. Usually there is Ups and down of in the motility of intestines as repeatedly said by ...

Posted 19 Feb 2013 1 answer

Hepatic Encephalopathy - I suffer from acute bouts of hepatic encephalophy - I take lactolose. any?

... value in taking Rifaximin 400 mg 3 times per day Jim Warnock

Posted 11 Apr 2013 1 answer

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