What is Linsezz?
The Linzess is one of the brands of linaclotide, which is used to treat intestinal problems, such as chronic constipation and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS-C) in adults. This drug is in the class of C-class cyclase agonist drug. The system of action of this drug is to increase fluid in the intestine, so that food and waste can move through the intestine quickly. Linzess also works to block pain signals in the gut.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved last year’s linzess. The drug is mass produced by Ironwood Pharmaceuticals.
Effect of Linzess on Pregnancy
Linzess is a pregnancy drug that goes in the C category, meaning it is not known whether it can harm the unborn fetus. For safety, it’s good for you to consult your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant when you take this drug.
Until now it is also unknown whether to consume linzess is safe for breast milk or even to celebrate breastfeeding babies. Talk to your doctor, is it safe to consume Linzess while the mother is still breastfeeding.
Linzess Relationship with Weight Loss
Some people who have used this Linzess report that his weight decreased, but there are also reports that his weight rose after consuming this Linzess. However you still have to monitor your weight and report the increase in weight and also significant losses to your doctor.
Side effects from Linzess as follows.
Let your doctor know if there are severe side effects and long disappearance such as: