Some patients with irritable bowel syndrome are begging the FDA to allow Lotronex (alosetron) back on the market

Some patients with irritable bowel syndrome are begging the FDA to allow Lotronex (alosetron) back on the market.

Many patients benefited from Lotronex to control debilitating cramps and diarrhea. The problem is that sometimes it was TOO effective...causing severe constipation and ischemic colitis.

Now the FDA is trying to work out a limited access program...to make sure Lotronex is used only in appropriate patients.

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