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

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Condition: Chronic Difficulty having a Bowel Movement
2/10/2008 9:47:31 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
for me, i am at my wit's end and nothing on the planet works, so even though this medicine makes me dizzy and feel jittery like on too much coffee, it does work and seems to be my only option

Condition: Chronic Difficulty having a Bowel Movement
2/15/2008 7:39:28 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I started with 1x day (taken with dinner) and experienced nausea first 3 days. After 5 days went to 2x daily, again nausea for a couple of days. Nausea subsided, and though there was not a big change in BM's after the first 8 days, I felt better overall - less bloating and abdominal pain. But I noticed intermittent chest pains and difficulty taking deep breaths. Temporarily discontinued treatm ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Difficulty having a Bowel Movement
2/13/2008 12:07:46 AM

Reviewer: mavienne3@aol.com, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
side effects

Condition: Chronic Difficulty having a Bowel Movement
2/12/2008 1:10:14 PM

Reviewer: cheerbabe, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I had my gallbladder removed over a year ago, but I was still having bowel troubles (I was born in to the family with bad gallbladders and IBS yay). I was, and still am, taking Librax but it wasn't helping me be "regular" so my doctor is having me try Amitiza. So far its helped me become more "regular," I only take it once a day after dinner. The only side effects I seem ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Difficulty having a Bowel Movement
2/10/2008 3:00:10 PM

Reviewer: devinpharm, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Hands and feet swelled, when the swelling went down with prednisone I was left with only partial movement left in my left hand and no feeling in my right top thumb. I am in my last year of pre-med and do not think I can finish school now

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