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Polycarbophil

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Polycarbophil calcium (International Nonproprietary Name) is a pharmaceutical drug used as a stool stabilizer. Chemically, it is a synthetic polymer the calcium salt of polyacrylic acid cross-linked with divinyl glycol... Read more on Wikipedia

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tell me years ago to take polycarbophil for my IBS. I still...
...polycarbophil for my IBS. I still take one twice a day. It doesn't cause gas like psyllium and other fibers can....
six months use of Kirkland brand [calicium polycarbophil...
...neuropathy after approx. six months use of Kirkland brand [calicium polycarbophil]. My symptoms were burning severe cold ...ago and my pain went from...
mg equivalent To 500 mg polycarbophil. I have no idea what...
...I have a big problem with constipation on this diet and ...and pilll form. I took a couple of FiberCon the other day and ...mg equivalent To 500 mg polycarbophil. I have no idea what...
methylcellulose Fibercon uses Polycarbophil. Neither is...
...Polycarbophil. Neither is fermented by bacteria to make gas. Some people may find that one works better than the other, but I don't think that either is really any better, it's a preference a...
polycarbophil for is the polycarbophil. The Calcium, I...
...calcium polycarbophil for is the polycarbophil. The Calcium, I think, ...to precipitate the soluble fiber so they can make a pill out of it. Calcium is a wonderful precipitator of soluble...
you took (polycarbophil), methylcellulose (citrucel and...
...(polycarbophil), methylcellulose (citrucel and others) and psyllium (Metamucil and others). People vary and some like one more than others. K. ------------------ I have no financial, academic...
with me. I think maybe I should try the polycarbophil if it...
...use the Metamucil. It has been ...C with me. I think maybe I should try the polycarbophil if it will...
equivalent to 500 mg of polycarbophil I am not on any SFS...
...equivalent to 500 mg of polycarbophil I am not on any SFS now because I was on Metamucil and had to stop it, made me more gassy and bloated which are both huge...
The polycarbophil part is a non-fermentable soluble...
...polycarbophil part is a non-fermentable soluble fiber. I believe the Calcium is to make it a precipitatable non-fementable soluble fiber. Thing that are nice and soluble can be hard to put into...
active ingredient is polycarbophil which help form \"bulk\"...
...polycarbophil which help form \"bulk\" (which BTW is not a laxative, despite the FDA's demand that it must be labelled as such.) However a similar named product called FiberSure does have ingred...
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