I have had chronic diarhea for 5 years now after my gall bladder removal. My doctor told me to try Welchol. It has helped greatley with that, but I have had one very embarassing side effect and I don't know how to stop it. I have terrible gas every day. I have tried the gas-x pills and over the counter stuff, but nothing helps. I hate to stop taking Welchol, but I don't know what else to do. Any ideas?
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Here is a list of medications for "Gas" (flatulence), read it, study the medications, their benefits and possible side effects, pick the ones you think are woth it, do it this weekend. Then make an appoinment with your Dr., take the list and discuss it with him / her, and start trying the ones at the top of your list, click on the link for the list of medications:
- Welchol Information for Consumers
- Welchol Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Welchol (detailed)
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