lubiprostone

noun
lu·​bi·​pros·​tone | \ ˌlü-bə-ˈpräs-ˌtōn \

Medical Definition of lubiprostone

: a laxative drug C20H32F2O5 taken orally in the treatment of chronic constipation and irritable bowel syndrome with constipation

Note: Lubiprostone is marketed under the trademark Amitiza.

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