Skip to content
My WebMD Sign In, Sign Up
Anyone taking Xifaxin for IBS!! HELP!
avatar
savinlives08 posted:
When I saw my GI doctor the other day he wants to put me on xifaxan. He claims that there are new studies showing where this drug can almost cure IBS!! Does anyone take this or have you tried this drug?!? It only stays in the GUT and doesn't go all throughout the body. Which kinda seems good. Its used for parasites and infection. Things like that. I'm always worried to start new things when I really don't know anything about it. So,,,any helpers out there want to comment on this. Sure would help me. My IBS-C is getting me so down...Thanks so much,
Nicki
Reply


Spotlight: Member Stories

I have had IBS symptoms for several years. I've tried numerous medications and have not had any relief. My last medication was Librax, but it stop...More

Helpful Tips

IBS problems
I have had this same problem since I had my gall bladder removed about 18 years ago. Recently it has gotten worse. Anything with artificial ... More
Was this Helpful?
0 of 0 found this helpful

Related News

There was an error with this newsfeed

Related Drug Reviews

  • Drug Name User Reviews

Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.