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Linaclotide is taken once a day to treat irritable bowel syndrome with constipation and chronic idiopathic constipation. This prescription drug comes as a capsule and should be taken on an empty stomach. Side effects are possible and include diarrhea, gas, and abdominal (stomach) pain. If you have a bowel obstruction or are pregnant or nursing, it may not be safe to take linaclotide.
What Is Linaclotide?
Are There Side Effects?
- Abdominal (stomach) pain