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Substitutes for amitiza

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Dr. Ivo Ditah MD

I am taking amitiza twice daily I don't remember if I took my evening dose. Should I take one now? YYYY@YYYY ... View answer

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Dr. Klerida Shehu MD

I was prescribed AMITIZA 24mcg once a day over 10 days ago with absolutely no results. Is doubling the dose safe? ... View answer

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Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

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Dr.   Ramesh Kumar MD

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Dr.   Dorina Gurabardhi MD

Hi I was recently diagnosed with IBS and my doctor prescribed me with Amitiza to help regulate my ... in an attempt to become healthier. However, now the Amitiza seems to no longer be working and today ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

Good Evening, I m a 41 year old female. Currently have an annoying case of cadida under my arm. However, I also suffer from constipation. Today I took a 1 time dose of Fluconazole . I also would like to take Amitza is this... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shoaib Khan MD

I have a pain under the last rib on my left side and sometimes it moves over to the right side. I do have trouble with constipation but take Amitiza (1) and two stool softeners every evening also 1 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

Is 24 meg of Amitiza BID cause rapid weight gain ? I have severe bloat in my abdomen ( looks like I am seven months pregnant). Nothing on MRI showed except severe constipation. In addition, I gained 6 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Suzana Zharri MD

I m an 88yr old women have had constipation troubles for years. My doctor recommend amitiza and I ... for about 20-30 min. In the morning only, after I have had my breakfast. Could this be caused by the... View answer

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Dr.  Michelle Gibson James MD

Hi, thanks for using healthcare magic Yes they can be used together. There are no known interactions between these agents. I hope this helps

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Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

Hello! I recommend to take fruits in large and frequent amounts (like kiwi, apples, plums, etc), to take large quantities of water, and liquid foods. Don't forget to perform physical activity. Greetings!