lu·​bi·​pros·​tone ˌlü-bə-ˈpräs-ˌtōn How to pronounce lubiprostone (audio)
: 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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“Lubiprostone.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Mar. 2023.

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