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Cephalexin - I finished taking xifaxan for bacteria in my stomach about a week ago and now I have to
Posted 2 days ago by • 1 answer
Posted 28 Mar 2013 by • 1 answer
I am wondering if the yogurt with probiotics will counteract the what the purpose of the medication is suppose to do.
Posted 25 Dec 2014 by • 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?
Posted 18 May 2013 by • 2 answers
My sister takes this drug for encephalopathy caused by cirrhosis to her liver during cancer radiation treatment. She is on disability currently and her copay each month runs approximately $405 per month, now considered a tier-5 drug?
Posted 17 Feb 2015 by • 2 answers
I have been taking xifaxan for about 2 1/2 years. My insurance has recently changed and they will no longer cover my xifaxan. One of the side affects is that I have been itching from head to toe.
Posted 6 days ago by • 1 answer
I took one course in May and the gi is trying a second course . My question is how many times do I need to take it to stop IBS?
Posted 19 Mar 2012 by • 2 answers
I have been taking Xifaxan 550 for about 4weeks now. An now I haves yeast infection. Is it possible that the drug has caused the infection.
Posted 31 Aug 2009 by • 2 answers
I'm on a 10-day regimen of Xifaxen for severe IBS and recurring flu-type symptoms. Has the bacteria in my intestine caused the IBS symptoms I've suffered for 9 years? How long can bacteria live in the intestine? If Xifaxen doesn't help, what next?
Posted 18 May 2010 by • 2 answers
Irritable Bowel Syndrome - anyone tried cystoprotek for IC? does it work can I take it with Xifaxan.. (Antibiotic) Can depo shot cause IBS, IC and Sibo??? Im thinking the synthetic hormones are the real problem
Posted 11 Aug 2015 by • 2 answers
My problem is IBS with pain, bloating, severe distension end of day. Can hardly wear clothes sometimes because of it. Also some constipation. At wits end have tried just about every IBS drug known to man!!! Anyone have similar symptoms?
Posted 25 Jul 2016 by • 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 ...
Posted 15 May 2010 by • 1 answer
Posted 21 May 2010 by • 1 answer
My GI doctor prescribed this for 10days rather that the recommended 3 day course indicated for Travelers Diarrhea caused by E-Coli- is that normal?
Posted 1 Oct 2012 by • 1 answer
... When do you know that treatment has worked or is working? My husband's doctor prescribed this for treatment of SIBO two months ago and is not available for follow up. He prescribed this in conjunction with Amitiza 24 mcg capsules, also 2x per, along with Ducalax (3 pills 2x per). The cycle ...
Posted 13 Apr 2013 by • 1 answer
my doctor prescribed it for bloating pains and gas he thinks coming from bad bacteria causesing ibs constipation
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