Lubiprostone

Category: Irritable Bowel Syndrome



Lubiprostone Overview

Lubiprostone (rINN, marketed under the trade name Amitiza among others) is a medication used in the management of chronic idiopathic constipation, predominantly irritable bowel syndrome-associated constipation in women and opioid-induced constipation. It was initially approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 2006 and recommended for use in the UK by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) in 2014.[1] It is expensive as of 2017, with the c...

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Lubiprostone
  • Capsule: 24mcg, 24ugm, 8mcg, 8ugm
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