Generic name: tegaserod maleate
Dosage form: tablets
Medically reviewed on October 6, 2017.
IBS with Constipation: The recommended dosage of Zelnorm® (tegaserod maleate) is 6 mg taken twice daily orally before meals for 4-6 weeks. For those women who respond to therapy at 4-6 weeks, an additional 4-6 week course can be considered.
Chronic Idiopathic Constipation: The recommended dosage of Zelnorm is 6 mg taken twice daily orally before meals. Physicians and patients should periodically assess the need for continued therapy.
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.
More about Zelnorm (tegaserod)
- Zelnorm Side Effects
- During Pregnancy
- Dosage Information
- Drug Images
- Drug Interactions
- Support Group
- 26 Reviews
- Drug class: serotoninergic neuroenteric modulators