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  • Amitiza Capsule 24mcg : 50 capsules
  • senpatsu
  • JP

Code:010934-002

Amitiza Capsule 24mcg : 50 capsules

Sale Price:US$187.49

Warehouse Japan1
Manufacturer Mylan EPD
Brand Myran EPD
JAN Code ---
GS1 ---
Ingredient Code 2359006
Shipping Schedule 5 to 10 days

Description

This medicine softens stool by stimulating secretion of water in the small intestine, facilitating the movement of stool in the intestinal tract, leading to defecation.
It is usually used for the treatment of chronic constipation (excluding constipation due to organic diseases).

Presentation

50 capsules

Feature

light orange soft capsule, major axis: 9.5 mm, minor axis: 6.0 mm

Active Ingredients

Lubiprostone

Effect/Efficacy

This medicine softens stool by stimulating secretion of water in the small intestine, facilitating the movement of stool in the intestinal tract, leading to defecation.
It is usually used for the treatment of chronic constipation (excluding constipation due to organic diseases).

Usage/Dosage

In general, for adults, take 24 mcg of the active ingredient at a time, twice a day after breakfast and dinner. The dosage may be decreased according to the symptoms. Strictly follow the instructions.
If you miss a dose, skip the missed dose and continue your regular dosing schedule. You should never take two doses at one time.
If you accidentally take more than your prescribed dose, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
Do not stop taking this medicine unless your doctor instructs you to do so.

Cautions

If you have previously experienced any allergic reactions (itch, rash, etc.) to any medicines.
If you have or are suspected of having intestinal obstruction due to tumor or hernia.
If you are pregnant, possible pregnant or breastfeeding.
If you are taking any other medicinal products. (Some medicines may interact to enhance or diminish medicinal effects. Beware of over-the-counter medicines and dietary supplements as well as other prescription medicines.)

Keep out of the reach of children. Store away from direct sunlight, heat and moisture.
Discard the remainder. Do not store them.

Contraindication

The most commonly reported adverse reactions include diarrhea and nausea. If any of these symptoms occur, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
The symptoms described below are rarely seen as initial symptoms of the adverse reactions indicated in brackets. If any of these symptoms occur, stop taking this medicine and see your doctor immediately.
No pertinent entries.
The above symptoms do not describe all the adverse reactions to this medicine. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any symptoms of concern other than those listed above.