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Taking Xifaxan for IBS-D?

Posted 13 Feb 2018 by retiredwife 0 answers

Why can't you take Xifaxan for more than 2 weeks, if its working.. Then you can only take it 2 more times after that. Thanks in advance

Can taking Xifaxan & lactulose for hepatitis C prevent virus from getting worse?

Posted 11 Dec 2017 by Redrider16 1 answer

I found out in March 2017 that I have Hepatitis C & stage 1 liver disease! Will taking Xifaxan & lactulose keep my Hepatitis C from getting worse?

Is it OK to crush a 550mg Xifaxan tablet for someone who cannot swallow any pills?

Posted 25 Dec 2014 by fordaughter 1 answer

My daughter has been prescribed 55mg Xifaxan, but cannot swallow pills. Is it OK to crush the tablets and take it with food such as apple sauce?

Xifaxan - This medicine seems to be really strong for me. It makes me nauseous, lightheaded, and the

Posted 23 Aug 2017 by Joyce17 0 answers

... first night I felt like I was seeing things that weren't really there. Shouldn't the dosage be adjusted by weight? I'm a 41 year old female with Lupus, but I only weigh 117lbs, due to the recent stomach bacteria.

Xifaxan - Is a script of Xifaxin still good after 18 months (6 months past expiration). Have a whole

Posted 9 Aug 2017 by Peddler2 0 answers

... bottle and hate to throw out if still effective

Xifaxan - can you eat yogurt with probiotics in it while on this Rx?

Posted 28 Mar 2013 by JC77 1 answer

I am wondering if the yogurt with probiotics will counteract the what the purpose of the medication is suppose to do.

Hello has anyone taken Viberzi and Xifaxan?

Posted 24 May 2017 by Jrcredfish1 0 answers

Hello been taken Viberzi for about 3 weeks no big changes sometimes worse. No I just started Xifaxan. The Pharmacist said it's ok to take both we will see what happens. This is the most depressing, crippling, life controlling IBS-D has me on lock down lol. Up to 10 times a day and wearing ...

Xifaxan - Can I take Xifaxin indefinitely?

Posted 25 Jul 2016 by Tammy Reed 1 answer

Before seeing Xifaxin advertised on TV, I sat my husband down and told him I did not want to hurt myself, but if someone didn't help me, I was going to end my life. Then I saw Xifaxin and had my doctor put me on it. Now, however, she said my symptoms should be gone. I still have bad bouts but ...

Irritable Bowel Syndrome - Prescription didn't work. Has anyone tried an all natural product?

Posted 12 Oct 2016 by Tim Full 1 answer

My doctor put me on Xifaxan and it did nothing to help my IBS-D. In fact, I actually think it made it worse. Has anyone had success with an all natural treatment?

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