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    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

    Condition: Irritable Colon
    10/4/2008 12:07:41 PM

    Reviewer:

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    It seemed to work for a while, but now it seems to work only every other time.

    Condition: Irritable Colon
    9/18/2008 1:51:56 PM

    Reviewer: ray, 65-74 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    to soon to tell seams like is going to help a lot

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