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    Condition: Chronic Diarrhea
    9/30/2018 8:35:12 PM

    Reviewer: 75 or over on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Have used for the last two years, one 4oz package a day after breakfast. Recently it has suddenly become less effective towards the end of the day. Combining this drug with one generic imodium 2-mg anti-diarrheal tab, I find, restores efficacy for the entire 24 hour period.

    Condition: Chronic Diarrhea
    5/7/2018 3:24:48 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I had my gall bladder removed several years ago and then suffered from chronic diareahe. This medicine works brilliantly and I take it religiously ,only downside is I have put on a considerable amount of weight

    Condition: Chronic Diarrhea
    4/8/2018 3:15:51 PM

    Reviewer: Chaserush, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I put off going to get checked almost over 2 years. I struggled along until I really couldn't anymore. I had an inflamed colin and ulcers in my small intestine. I now have hemorrhoids, never sure what I eat will cause a problem the next day. This helps me make it through the day most of the time, but it has not made it all go away. I am still always on the lookout for a bathroom, with no ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Chronic Diarrhea
    11/10/2017 8:35:37 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Had my gallbladder removed 10 years ago. Had diarrhea afterward which continued to become more frequent until I had it constantly. Doctor prescribed this but it did not work the first time. Come to find out I had colitis. Once I got the inflammation under control from the colitis, I was switched to this and it works wonderfully. Haven't had an episode since I sarted and my fear of having ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Chronic Diarrhea
    8/17/2017 8:20:49 PM

    Reviewer: iowarose, 75 or over on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    My chronic diarrhea hit me hard and totally unexpected. Use of this medication stopped the problem immediately. I find it a little gritty but the alternative worse and so take it faithfully. I mix it with a small amount of water to dissolve and add juice or any brightly flavored drink that strikes me at the time. I plan to use packets when traveling as they are convenient. The relief of not having ... Show Full Comment

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