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

Posted 12 Mar 2014 by Husker Fan 3 answers

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 hospitalized a year ago for a week. Couldn't keep any food down and was severely constipated with lots ...

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

Posted 21 Apr 2015 by michwitt 3 answers

... 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 short of a miracle. Still not drinking since his initial diagnosis, which I know has been key, but he ...

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

Posted 25 Feb 2016 by a0152570 0 answers

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 the 2x limitation?

Rifaximin - Cant swallow large pills?

Posted 26 Jun 2015 by Marlon1 1 answer

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

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

Posted 12 Feb 2015 by pammi tomo 1 answer

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 have been given one months supply. It was me that found the drug on the internet and my consultant ...

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

Posted 3 Apr 2015 by PattieZ1 1 answer

... 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 assistance. Does anyone find themselves in our position? Any thoughts?

Can rifaximin be good for rocea?

Posted 5 Mar 2015 by windle 1 answer

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

Posted 29 Aug 2013 by TinyBlonde 1 answer

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 this has weakening effects over time, or interferes with the body's ability to fight ...

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

Posted 19 Feb 2013 by dixitrm200 1 answer

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 Gastroenterologist and General Phy. rifaximin is a new drug in India, therefore, asking this question. ...

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

Posted 11 Apr 2013 by jimbo22 1 answer

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

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