Cholestyramine

What is Cholestyramine?

It is a bile acid sequestrant, which binds bile in gastrointestinal tract.

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since I have been taking cholestyramine, I have been troubled by increased incontinence. is there a...

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Do you mean stool incontinence or urinary incontinence?

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Hello and welcome,

A possible side effect of cholestyramine...

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I am currently on prevalite powder and was not thinking and took two alieve about 30 minutes after taking the prevalite powder and now I feel...

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aleve tablets are NSAIDs so, it wont be of much problem, nausea side effect has u have taken this soon after the prevalite powder but nothing to...

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I started taking cholestyramine for diarrhea about a month again.... everyday I am feeling more tired and wiped out. Also my stool has been ladened...

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Hello,
Welcome to Health Care Magic. I read carefully your query and I understand your concern.
The sesame seed in the stool and your symptoms...

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could post colestectomy after several years later from gall bladder

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My wife was prescribed vancomycin for 14 days, 250 mg 4x daily. for a c.diff. infection and SIBO. She was also prescribed cholestyramine resin, 9...

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My friend is 60 and she gets attacks of severe pain. She gets extremely bloated and cannot urinate during this time. She cannot eat or drink at all...

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i have been having diarrhea for almost a year now and i have been diagnosed with IBS, i have tried exclusion diets, anti-depressants,...

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I have had diarrhea every day for years - onset in am - 2-4 trips to the toilet and then I m done for the day. Never any blood but always very...

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