Welchol and Cholestyramine drug interactions - from FDA reports
Drug interactions are reported among people who take Welchol and Cholestyramine together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Welchol and Cholestyramine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 33 people who take the same drugs from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 17, 2017
33 people who take Welchol, Cholestyramine are studied.
Number of reports submitted per year:
Most common drug interactions over time *:
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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you take Welchol and Cholestyramine?
Welchol has active ingredients of colesevelam hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Welchol 7,990 users)
Cholestyramine has active ingredients of cholestyramine. It is often used in diarrhea. (latest outcomes from Cholestyramine 3,099 users)
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On eHealthMe, Welchol (colesevelam hydrochloride) is often used to treat high blood cholesterol. Cholestyramine (cholestyramine) is often used to treat diarrhea. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Welchol is used in:
- Cholestyramine is used in:
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- Since I came home I get really bad leg cramps in my left shin. At night and during the day. At night they will wake me from a sound sleep and I have to get up and walk around for about 30 minutes.I have taken leg cramp pills, drink a gallon of water a day, also dring tonic water for the quinine ...
- Does anyone takes welchol and developed hypoglycemia?
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