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    Condition: Diarrhea Predominant Irritable Colon
    2/11/2018 1:24:39 PM

    Reviewer: dee, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Ever since I had gallbladder removed I have had IBSD severely. Lotronox has been a life saver. However, now since taking it for over 10 years I have developed hive and rashes when taking it. Hives are really bad. So I had to stop. Nothing else works as well as lotronex. I wish I could go back to it but the hives has gotten so bad. No other side effects for the 10+ years I was on it. Not su ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Diarrhea Predominant Irritable Colon
    12/29/2016 4:47:48 PM

    Reviewer: SB1234, 45-54 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    It took awhile to get the right dose but after a few months I seem to be great on one half of a .05 mg tablet every other day. I try and make good food choices and drink plenty of water. I write down when I take the medicine and when I have a BM. This way I can back off if I need to to make sure I'm not getting C. (haven't had to do that since the first few weeks). Keep track of how much y ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Diarrhea Predominant Irritable Colon
    10/10/2016 6:39:44 PM

    Reviewer: ss, 65-74 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I suffered with IBS D for years & finally was prescribed Lotronex. I was at the point where I couldn't leave my home. This has been a real life saver.

    Condition: Diarrhea Predominant Irritable Colon
    5/21/2016 1:45:19 AM

    Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been on this drug before it was recalled and after it was brought back on the market. I am a male and this is causing my insurance company to reject paying for the drug. Drug cost started at $600 a month to now $3,300 a month in 2016.

    Condition: Diarrhea Predominant Irritable Colon
    10/22/2015 8:59:54 AM

    Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Lotronex has given me my life back. Before I could not leave my house, missed significant amounts of work, did not want to eat (lost a lot of weight), and became depressed. I took Imodium like it was candy. With my Dr. we tried many different medications and changes in diet, but nothing worked. Lotronex was the last option and it was the best decision I could have made. The benefits by far ou ... Show Full Comment

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