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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 12:35:34 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medicine works well if you can get passed the side effects. For me even taking this medicine with a meal made me nauseated.

Condition: Chronic Difficulty having a Bowel Movement
2/5/2008 7:32:12 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
The side effects were too difficult to live with. Extreme nausea with each dose about an hour after taking with a meal. Finally went to once a day. Then had two episodes of passing out after taking them so I gave it up. I'm back on MiraLax. Too bad. I wish someone could develop an easy to take, safe medication for our problem!

Condition: Chronic Difficulty having a Bowel Movement
2/1/2008 12:38:14 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have had chronic idiopathic constipation for a long time and had to depend on laxatives. I was never getting a full nights sleep because the laxatives would start working before the alarm went off. I have been on Amitiza for a few weeks now. I experienced some nausea in the beginning but you have to take it with food. My only big complaint is the bloating and the gas. My bowels movements im ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Chronic Difficulty having a Bowel Movement
1/27/2008 7:11:16 PM

Reviewer: beckie36, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Amitiza has been a great help for my husband and me. Very gentle and does not cause any gas.

Condition: Chronic Difficulty having a Bowel Movement
1/25/2008 11:02:51 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
GAS--BLOATING, AND PRESSURE IN STOMACH, PLUS NERVOUS, AFRAID OF NAUSEA

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