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What If I Take an Overdose?

An overdose with Linzess could cause severe diarrhea or other abdominal (stomach) and intestinal problems. If you happen to overdose on this medication, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Linzess Overdose for more information.)

How Should This Medicine Be Stored?

Linzess should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture. Keep this medication in the original container, tightly closed. The bottle contains a desiccant packet, which helps absorb moisture to keep the medicine dry. Do not remove this packet from the bottle.
Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Linzess?

If you forget to take a dose of Linzess, simply skip your missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not take a double dose.

Available Strengths

Linzess capsules come in the following strengths:
  • Linzess 290 mcg
  • Linzess 145 mcg.

Can I Buy Generic Linzess?

This medication is not available in generic form at this time (see Generic Linzess).

Linzess Medication Information

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