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    Condition: Chronic Difficulty having a Bowel Movement
    1/13/2016 12:17:37 PM

    Reviewer: Happy I tried it., 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Best thing I have ever tried. Been taking for 4 months and I feel great. I don't look 7 months pregnant anymore either. Sometimes you do have to get to a rest room pretty fast but still its a great med. Give it a chance to level off you will be happy with it I think.

    Condition: Chronic Difficulty having a Bowel Movement
    8/7/2015 5:14:32 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I take Amitiza twice a day. It helps me have 4 to 5 bowel movements a week. I was only going once a week before and the straining was terrible. I have a predictable movement instead of the explosive bowel movements I get with linzess or laxatives.

    Condition: Chronic Difficulty having a Bowel Movement
    7/2/2015 8:54:48 PM

    Reviewer: anonymous, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Useless medication. My dosage was increased until I was taking 24 mg three times per day which is the max dose per manufacturer. Even at this dose the med was not effective. I would require augmentation with an OTC lax after 4-7 days with no BM. So the medication was completely and a waste of time and money. Total time on this med with all the increases was about 5 months with 3.5 months at the ma ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Chronic Difficulty having a Bowel Movement
    5/2/2015 1:56:59 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    The samples worked great with only one capsule taken twice a day. Filled the prescription and after paying $155 for my 20% copay, Amatiza is not working, despite taking as many as six capules a day. Something has to be wrong with this batch. Plan to call my doctor and pharmacist to discuss situation.

    Condition: Chronic Difficulty having a Bowel Movement
    4/15/2015 12:15:35 PM

    Reviewer: Becca, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I have had chronic IBS my whole life due to too much intestines that as a child I did not have removed when Doctor suggested it. Going days to almost a week with out a BM my whole life and I was active, ate healthy living on lettuce and apples (the only thing that some what helped) Now disabled and no exercise and all the opiates, I was miserable. This drug is the best thing for me and the side ef ... Show Full Comment

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