Plecanatide

Category: Laxative



Plecanatide Overview

Plecanatide (brand name Trulance), is a drug approved by the FDA for the treatment of chronic idiopathic constipation (CIC)[1] and irritable bowel syndrome with constipation.[2] Plecanatide is an agonist of guanylate cyclase-C. Plecanatide increases intestinal transit and fluid through a buildup of cGMP.[3][4] Contents 1 Medical uses 2 Contraindications 3 Pharmacology 3.1 Structure and function 3.2 Mechanism of action 3.3 Phar...

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Plecanatide
  • Tablet: 3mg
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NDC Database Records for Plecanatide: (2 results)

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  • 65649-003 Trulance 3 mg Oral Tablet by Salix Pharmaceuticals
  • 70194-003 Trulance 3 mg Oral Tablet by Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc.

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