Amitiza (lubiprostone) will come in a new lower strength for treating irritable bowel syndrome with constipation (IBS-C)

Amitiza (lubiprostone) will come in a new lower strength for treating irritable bowel syndrome with constipation (IBS-C).

It's the only drug approved for this condition now that Zelnorm (tegaserod) is restricted to emergency use only.

So far, this new indication is just for women...not men.

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