FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT IBS-C, CIC & LINZESS
IBS-C, CIC & CHRONIC CONSTIPATION
Is there a cure for IBS-C or CIC?
There is no known cure for IBS-C or CIC, but LINZESS can help you proactively manage your symptoms and is proven to treat multiple symptoms of IBS-C. Healthy diet and lifestyle habits may also help you manage your symptoms.
WHAT LINZESS DOES & HOW IT CAN HELP
When can I expect to start seeing my symptoms improve with LINZESS?
Constipation relief is typically felt in about 1 week. IBS-C patients may begin to experience relief of belly pain and overall abdominal symptoms* (pain, discomfort, and bloating) in about 1 week, with symptoms typically improving over 12 weeks.
*Abdominal symptoms were studied in combination, not individually.
GETTING TREATMENT & MORE RESOURCES
Besides talking to a doctor, where else can I find information about IBS-C or CIC?
The following resources can help you learn more or stay informed about your condition.
Helpful Links for IBS-C
Helpful Links for CIC
YOUR LINZESS PRESCRIPTION
Where should I store LINZESS?