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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of lubiprostone Oral.

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18 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Chronic Difficulty having a Bowel Movement
5/8/2012 4:58:39 PM

Reviewer: shadow, 75 or over Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I take 2 pills per day (24MCG). Got stomack cramps,bloating and general discomfort.Didn't try it long enough to see if it really worked.I Stopped using it, I had to be homebound.

Condition: Chronic Difficulty having a Bowel Movement
6/5/2011 4:55:43 PM

Reviewer: jackie, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am a 57 year old female in fairly good physical shape; however, I've had constipation issues all my life. I've been taking this for about 2 yrs and have been very satisfied with it. I do take it with Colace 2x per day. I tried once per day but with minimal results. I've always had gas problems so I cannot address whether this has increased or decreased with use of Amitiza (I take ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Difficulty having a Bowel Movement
9/22/2010 7:19:34 PM

Reviewer: Lori, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
i am female 54 ibs all my life. 2nd time i have tried this. GAS all day everyday!! its hard to be at work with that. Feel bloated.. This is not for me.

Condition: Chronic Difficulty having a Bowel Movement
8/12/2010 9:06:33 PM

Reviewer: iamdezi, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Nausea, vomiting had to take meds for vomiting, had to stay home, drink plenty of fluids and loss of appetite

Condition: Chronic Difficulty having a Bowel Movement
6/16/2010 5:53:40 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
nausa, headaches, depression, feel sick all the time, on 24mg but switching to 8mg to see if side effects go away, it does work.

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