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Amitiza Warnings and Precautions

Who Should Not Take Amitiza?

You should not take Amitiza if you:
 
  • Are allergic to Amitiza, lubiprostone, or any of the inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
     
  • Have a mechanical gastrointestinal obstruction (a blockage caused by a physical problem).
     

Amitiza Warnings and Precautions: Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which Amitiza should not be taken, along with several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before taking the medication. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings or precautions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific Amitiza warnings and precautions that may apply to you.
 
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