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Review: how effective is Cholestyramine for Diarrhea?

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Overall ratings: 3.8/5
Long term ratings: 4.1/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Cholestyramine (cholestyramine) is for Diarrhea. The study is based on 19 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Cholestyramine

Cholestyramine (latest outcomes from 1,735 users) has active ingredients of cholestyramine. It is often used in diarrhea.

Diarrhea

Diarrhea (latest reports from 1,092,107 patients) is typically treated by Loperamide Hydrochloride, Imodium, Lomotil, Imodium A-d, Cholestyramine, Flagyl.

On Apr, 20, 2014: 19 people are studied for taking Cholestyramine in Diarrhea




Cholestyramine effectiveness for Diarrhea


Long term Cholestyramine effectiveness for Diarrhea

Cholestyramine effectiveness for Diarrhea (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall05167
Long term
(1+ years)
01043

Gender of people who take Cholestyramine for Diarrhea * :

FemaleMale
Diarrhea57.89%42.11%

Age of people who take Cholestyramine for Diarrhea * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Diarrhea0.00%0.00%0.00%10.53%10.53%26.32%26.32%26.32%

Who find Cholestyramine more effective for Diarrhea?

Gender of people who find Cholestyramine more effective * :

FemaleMale
Diarrhea46.15%53.85%

Age of people who find Cholestyramine more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Diarrhea0.00%0.00%0.00%7.69%0.00%30.77%30.77%30.77%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (1 year 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!

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  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • feel generally ill most of the time,

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  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • 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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