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Linzess: Another New Drug Resulting from Basic Science Research

Linzess is a new drug that last week received FDA approval by Forrest laboratories for use in irritable¬†bowel syndrome (IBS) with constipation and in chronic idiopathic constipation got my attention more because of its biochemistry than because I think it is going to be a drug I prescribe often. ¬† Learning about the mechanism of… Continue Reading