How effective is Cholestyramine for Diarrhea?
Summary: 21 Cholestyramine users have rated its effectiveness for Diarrhea.
Overall ratings: 3.7/5
Long term ratings: 4.1/5
This is a review of how effective Cholestyramine (cholestyramine) is for Diarrhea and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
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What is Cholestyramine
Cholestyramine has active ingredients of cholestyramine. It is often used in diarrhea. (latest outcomes from Cholestyramine 1,742 users)
Diarrhea can be treated by Imodium, Loperamide Hydrochloride, Lomotil, Imodium A-d, Cholestyramine, Flagyl. (latest reports from Diarrhea 137,983 patients)
On Dec, 21, 2014: 21 people are studied for taking Cholestyramine in Diarrhea
Cholestyramine effectiveness for Diarrhea (number of people):
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Who find Cholestyramine more effective for Diarrhea?
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From this study (2 years ago):
Essential tremor detected at puberty (mother had). Hypothyroid detected from blood work. Diarrhea tendencies for a few years, but acute for 2 months. Severe dehydration episodes (2) concurrent with chronic diarrhea and cognitive changes. Otherwise (until recently) extremely healthy, active, 88 yr old!
From this study (2 years ago):
feel generally ill most of the time,
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since taking this drug in 2008 -- i have experienced a rash on my stomach, itchiness, fatigue, nausea and constipation. I am using this drug to help stop my diarrhea.
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