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Condition: Chronic Diarrhea
9/12/2009 9:10:48 PM

Reviewer: ShirlM, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I Too was prescribed this medication after having my gallbladder removed in 1996. I don't care that the taste is chalky it is a great trade off after all these years of being afraid to eat or drink anything, especially when it is a social situation! After so many years I actually feel normal again. What a wondeful change, I didn't think there was help; but there was in fact, life after gal ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Diarrhea
9/11/2009 9:07:37 PM

Reviewer: akppsu, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have Crohn's disease along with Ankylosing Spondylitis. 5-ASA, Lomotil, and Imodium do not work for me. My rheumatologist had me on Humira and I was doing better but it stopped working for the AS. I can't take my Celebrex because of the Crohn's. My gastro tried Entocort previously but I have Bipolar Disorder and can't take steroids. I started taking this med last week and t ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Diarrhea
8/14/2009 10:40:45 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I too take this for diarrhea after having my gallbladder removed. I hate the texture of it and have since made pills from it. I ordered empty 00 gelatin capsules and a capsule maker and make a bunch at once. 12 capsules are a dose but I've found I can take less depending on the type of food I'm planning on eating. I usually take 4-6 per meal. I have very few accidents now and know when ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Diarrhea
6/29/2009 2:39:36 PM

Reviewer: subaruman, 45-54 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
no more running to the bathroom 20 times a day, only have a little trouble with gas it causes.

Condition: Chronic Diarrhea
6/24/2009 10:09:38 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I had suffered with chronic diarrhea since having my gallbladder removed in my 20's. I am now in my 50's and over the years it just got progressively worse. It was to the point I had to schedule errands in between what I considered safe bathroom breaks. I found myself staying home as much as I could. I could not go out to eat with friends because I could not even drive a 10 minute drive to ... Show Full Comment

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