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Condition: Irritable Colon
11/13/2008 8:47:54 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Have been on bentyl a little over a year and it is wonderful. My symptoms are well controlled and I rarely have flare-ups when before it was 5-7 times per week. I am so pleased.

Condition: Irritable Colon
11/12/2008 5:03:16 PM

Reviewer: schnoll007, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
i have being on it for about two years or so, and it iss the only medication that helps me.

Condition: Irritable Colon
11/11/2008 10:45:18 AM

Reviewer: usafmommy23, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
i have been on this medication for over a year now it has helped over all but i do still get troublesome times where i hurt and have stomach problems it is good medication to have if your not a severe case in my case i have to take this medication along with lialda to fully get a good outcome

Condition: Irritable Colon
11/1/2008 6:11:06 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Taking bentyl for IBS. It has been a life saver. I dont use it everyday, just when I need it or before I eat a meal I know will give me troubles. I take between 1 and 4 25mg per day when needed. No real side effects except for a little dizziness when I take a lot. For years I was told there was no medication to help me. Very happy.

Condition: Irritable Colon
10/22/2008 10:11:32 AM

Reviewer: matth, 25-34 Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I was given this prescription by my gastroenterologist when Levsin no longer stopped my symptoms. Bentyl is stronger and more effective, however there are more side effects than with Levsin. The main downsides to this drug (in my opinion) is that can make you pretty foggy, and like most drugs of it's class must be taken four times a day to be effective. Putting the side effects aside, I' ... Show Full Comment

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