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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 (latest outcomes from 1,741 users) has active ingredients of cholestyramine. It is often used in diarrhea.
Diarrhea (latest reports from 137,983 patients) can be treated by Imodium, Loperamide Hydrochloride, Lomotil, Imodium A-d, Cholestyramine, Flagyl.
On Nov, 27, 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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- Is taking imodium a few days after taking aloe vera gel safe?
(Asked by a 16 year old girl who has Diarrhea, and takes Aloe Vera Gel)
I have diarrhea from taking aloe Vera gel and I really need to get rid of it, I bought the aloe Vera gel on about Monday of this week. I have been having diarrhea from this aloe Vera gel since a day after I took it. I was wondering if it was safe to take Imodium for my diarrhea four days after i dra ...
- Can someone on warfarin take imodium?
(Asked by a 77 year old woman who has Diarrhea, and takes Coumadin)
I have diarrhea and would like to know if imodium interferes with coumadin which I take every day.? Thank you
- I have pouchitis.is there any cure for it.antibiotics do not help.is there any chance that imuran will help or something else?help please!
(Asked by a 23 year old man who has Frequent Bowel Movements, Bloody Diarrhea, Paina, Grumbling Intestines, Lose Weight, and takes Ciprofloxacin, Imuran, Metronidazole)
Since I was 16 years old I strugle with Ulcerative Colitis.Year and a half ago my colon was removed.So, now I have J-pouch and it seems that colon removement caused severe pouchitis.When I use antibiotics it seems that everything is good,but when i stop using them ,everything gets even worse.
- What stage is my melanoma?
(Asked by a 61 year old woman who has Recurring Subcutaneous Melanoma, Crohn's Disease, and takes Cholestyramine)
I was originally diagnosed in 2010 with nodular melanoma, Clarke level IV, and summer 2013 a subcutaneous tumour was removed from near the site of the original melanoma. CT showed no evidence of disease to organs. Medical oncologist said I was cancer free, skin oncologist told me that 50/100 peopl ...
- How to cure isoniazid c dif colitis
(Asked by a 47 year old woman who has Diarrhea, Colitis, and takes Isoniazid, Probiotics, Pyridoxine (vitamin B6))
Developed c dif colitis 4.5 mos into inh tx also have cvid as well as systemic lupus and ankylosing spondylitis... What can they give me?
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