Active Ingredient(s):Plecanatide FDA Approved: * January 19, 2017 Pharm Company: *SYNERGY PHARMS Category:Laxative
Plecanatide (brand name Trulance), is a drug approved by the FDA for the treatment of chronic idiopathic constipation (CIC) and irritable bowel syndrome with constipation. Plecanatide is an agonist of guanylate cyclase-C. Plecanatide increases intestinal transit and fluid through a buildup of cGMP.
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* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers. 1 Discussion