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How exactly does chokestyramine help abd pain

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How exactly does chokestyramine help abd pain
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. K. replied 9 months ago.
Cholestyramine can be used for patients with iBS and diarrhea. It binds bile acids in the bowel. Bile acids affect how the muscles of the bowel function. It may improve abdominal pain by relaxation of the bowel and decreasing diarrhea. It doesnt work in all patients.
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
I dont have dirrhea. I have eligastric pain that I am sure is from an ulcer
Customer: replied 9 months ago.