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How does Trulance work?

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Oct 7, 2020.

Official Answer


Trulance works by stimulating secretion of fluids in the gastrointestinal tract to support regular bowel function.

Trulance (plecanatide) is a uroguanylin analog FDA-approved for the treatment of chronic idiopathic constipation (CIC).

CIC is marked by less than 3 bowel movements per week and difficult or incomplete stools.

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