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    Why would someone with idiopathic constipation be denied treatment with lubiprostone?
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    (Original post by sajaali)
    Why would someone with idiopathic constipation be denied treatment with lubiprostone?
    It's contraindicated in patients who may have a GI obstruction. I also assume its cost would also prevent it from being used as a first-line treatment!

    https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/medicine/28268
 
 
 
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