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Trulance - How long before it works, generally?

Posted 20 May 2017 by Kate11338 2 answers

Trulance versus Linzess?

Posted 16 Jul 2017 by AMJG80 1 answer

Hi, I am wondering if someone could help me with making a decision between Trulance and Linzess. Just for some background, I have had over three abdominal surgeries where parts of my large and small bowel has been removed. Since then I have not had a "normal" bowel movement. My intestines ...

Trulance - How long does it take to have a bowel movement after taking first dose?

Posted 2 Oct 2017 by EZS 1 answer

Will it work within hours? On the same day?

I have chronic constinpation. I started taking Trulance 3 days ago, is not working I can’t go?

Posted 7 Mar 2018 by Meryorbe 1 answer

I can’t go to the bathroom, with Trulance, usually I use to take high doses of laxative pills every day. My Dr prescribed Trulance is not working, can I take higher dose?

How does Trulance work?

Posted 8 Feb 2017 1 answerFAQ by

Why do Linzess and Trulance stop working after a few weeks?

Posted 28 May 2018 by VYB 0 answers

The 290 dose of Linzess worked well for 5 or 6 weeks then abruptly stopped working. I take as prescribed on an empty stomach and don't eat for at least a half hour after, usually more. It did nothing for a week so I took 2 Dulcolax hoping to get back on track. Tgey worked but emptying was not ...

Trulance - Anyone have Weight Gain?

Posted 1 Oct 2017 by Tdavis565 1 answer

I've been on Trulance for 3 weeks and have gained over 10 pounds and I work out regularly. It works great helping me poop but not sure I can live with the weight gain. Anyone else have this issue?

Can I see others stories on Trulance?

Posted 5 Oct 2017 by Nudgy 2 answers

I was just prescribed 3mg Trulance for chronic constipation & gastroparesis. I'm afraid to even try it. Pls comment on any experiences.

What time of day is best to take Trulance?

Posted 3 Feb 2018 by frezisha 0 answers

I just started Trulance this week but still have not experienced the diarrhea or any bowel movements at all. I've tried taking it in the morning and night as instructions just state to take "daily". What is the best time to take?

I was prescribed Trulance for my really bad CIC that I've had for 8 years. During this time I have?

Posted 14 Nov 2017 by Poopless24yearold 0 answers

Taken stimulant laxatives everyday. Did anyone else also take laxatives and cut them out due to taking Trulance and have success??

Weight gain or loss on Trulance?

Posted 2 Feb 2018 by frezisha 0 answers

I just took my first dose of Trulance about an hour ago and will be looking forward to the benefits that come with! I eat pretty healthy and exercise regulary, I am however worried regarding weight gain on the medication. Has anyone had any changes with weight? Also does the medication help with ...


Posted 2 Jul 2017 by 345 0 answers

I've been taking Trulance for 3 weeks. For those of you who've had success, did you have a normal, solid movement initially or did it take days/weeks? My experience is only watery stool..wondering if anybody had the same in the beginning but got better over time.

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