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Guanylate cyclase-C agonists

What are Guanylate cyclase-C agonists?

Guanylate cyclase-C agonists are used to treat irritable bowel syndrome with constipation and chronic constipation of unknown cause (idiopathic constipation). They work by increasing intestinal fluid secretion, which can soften stools and stimulate bowel movements.

List of Guanylate cyclase-C agonists:

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Drug Name Reviews Avg. Ratings
Linzess (Pro)
Generic name: linaclotide
699 reviews
6.7
Trulance (Pro)
Generic name: plecanatide
182 reviews
6.4
For ratings, users were asked how effective they found the medicine while considering positive/adverse effects and ease of use (1 = not effective, 10 = most effective).

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