about alternatives for treating irritable bowel syndrome

Now that Lotronex is off the market, patients are asking about alternatives for treating irritable bowel syndrome.

Lotronex (alosetron) was introduced last March...for women with diarrhea- predominant irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).

Now it has been discontinued due to reports of ischemic colitis and severe constipation...including several deaths.

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