Irritable Bowel Syndrome Health Topics
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Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is often characterized by abdominal pain, bloating, and other symptoms. This eMedTV Web article further explores this chronic condition, including causes, possible signs and symptoms, prognosis, and treatment options.
Amitiza is prescribed to treat chronic idiopathic constipation, as well as other types of constipation. This eMedTV article features a complete overview of Amitiza, including information on how the drug works, possible side effects, and dosing guidelines.
Bentyl is commonly prescribed for treating the painful spasms caused by irritable bowel syndrome. This eMedTV page explains how Bentyl works, describes the effects of the drug, and lists potential side effects that may occur with treatment.
Linzess is a drug prescribed to treat IBS with constipation and chronic idiopathic constipation. This eMedTV segment examines this prescription medicine in more detail, with information on how it works, possible side effects, and other topics.
Lotronex, a prescription drug, is used to help women who have a specific type of irritable bowel syndrome. This eMedTV article covers numerous topics relating to this medicine, including how it works, dosing instructions, potential side effects, and more.
Zelnorm is used to treat irritable bowel syndrome with constipation and chronic idiopathic constipation. This eMedTV segment explores the uses, side effects, and strengths of this prescription drug, and also describes how and when to take it.