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When are they going to allow a generic for welchol ?

Posted 10 Jan 2013 by dep1956 1 answer

I had my gall bladder removed about 20 years ago. I have been on welchol for over 12 years. When are they going to approve a generic. The cost are astronomic. At the beginning of the year I have to pay $160 until my insurance deductible kicks in then I pay $60 per month for welchol.

High Cholesterol - What is the usually recommended dosage for Welchol?

Posted 27 Aug 2009 by fewelton 3 answers

I have had problems with statins like Lipitor. Inasmuch as Welchol is not a statin, how many 625 mg. per day are recommended?

What is an alternative medicine for welchol?

Posted 5 Jul 2014 by caroljean61 1 answer

My mother forgot her welchol and leaving in a cruise in a few hours, what can she get to help with this problem?

My stomach up high has been hurting me alot do you think it could be the Welchol?

Posted 7 Oct 2009 by Sweetpatada222 1 answer

I've had previous tests to see what's wrongwith me ,Prevacid doesn't help at all , i've had some luck with Bentyl though. The test H-pylori came back negative.

Timing of taking Welchol?

Posted 17 Dec 2014 by thetomas 2 answers

after years of the same problems everyone here is reporting a GI Dr just prescribed Welchol for me - I'm wondering about whether it matters what time of day to take it? I have had diarrhea every morning, from immediately after breakfast and sometimes again late AM. never later in the day. she ...

When will generic Welchol be available?

Posted 17 Mar 2015 by delwood2020 1 answer

According to another post on this web site, the patent was scheduled to expire in 2014. I am seeking a cheaper price.

Welchol - Is the medication worth it?

Posted 21 Dec 2011 by Nellieh 2 answers

I have had high cholesterol since high school. Tried vitamins, niacin, red yeast rice, etc. etc. also tried statins. All didnt work and had horrible side effects. Is welchol any different? Is it possible that high cholesterol is simply OK for some peopke???

Are colestipol and welchol the same thing?

Posted 20 Dec 2013 by Lglancy 1 answer

Welchol - How damaging to one's liver if diagnosed with HepC+?

Posted 22 Sep 2009 by jilly6 2 answers

A year of combo therapy was completed ten years ago for the Hepatitis

Can welchol cause diareha?

Posted 2 Feb 2011 by marqwhail 3 answers

Is hair loss a side effect of welchol?

Posted 21 Sep 2011 by Diann Rogers 1 answer

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