... 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 runs through 3 days of constipation and then 3 days of diarrhea. Usually to break the constipation we also add liquid Milk of Magnesia. Is there anything easier that you can recommend?
Xifaxan - How long should a patient take Xifaxin 525 mg, at 2x per day? When do you know that the?
- 1 Oct 2012 by wiped out
- 1 Oct 2012
- xifaxan, diarrhea, small bowel bacterial overgrowth, doctor
Added 1 Oct 2012:
Gastroenterologist said to keep taking the combo of medications with 11 renewals each. Have had no luck in getting an appt. with him through end of year. That's the reason for my question as I now begin to look for a new medical manager.
- Xifaxan Information for Consumers
- Xifaxan Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Xifaxan (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Posted 18 May 2010 • 2 answers
GI doc has me on Flagyl 250mg and bactrim for bacterial overgrowth in small bowel for 10 day course?
Posted 23 May 2011 • 1 answer
Posted 8 May 2012 • 1 answer
Posted 27 Sep 2015 • 0 answers
Posted 10 Jan 2016 • 0 answers