Tell your healthcare provider if you have liver disease. Based on the level of impairment of your liver, your doctor may need to reduce your dose accordingly.
General Information on Your Amitiza DosageSome considerations for people taking Amitiza include the following:
- The medication comes in capsule form. It is usually taken by mouth twice daily with food and water.
- Make sure to swallow the capsules whole. Do not chew or open them.
- For the medication to work properly, it must be taken as prescribed. Amitiza will not continue to work if you stop taking it.
- If you are unsure about anything related to your dosage or Amitiza dosing in general, please talk with your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist.