|Diarrhea affect ibilex 500 absorption?
Feb 4, 2014
I took ibilex 500 for a uti at 10.30pm and got diarrhea at 11pm, has the medicine been absorbed? If not should i take another dose? Or what should i do?? Thanks!
| Response from Dr. Young
Hello and thanks for posting.
Diarrhea rarely has a significant effect of the absorption of medications- it's only if you actually see pills in the stool that one needs to be concerned.
I would not recommend taking a second dose of medications after having diarrhea.
Hope that helps. BY
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