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Linzess, Constella (linaclotide) is a protein pharmaceutical. Linaclotide was first approved as Linzess on 2012-08-30. It is used to treat constipation and irritable bowel syndrome in the USA. It has been approved in Europe to treat irritable bowel syndrome. The pharmaceutical is active against heat-stable enterotoxin receptor. Linzess's patents are valid until 2033-08-16 (FDA).
Trade Name Constella
Common Name Linaclotide
Indication constipation, irritable bowel syndrome
Drug Class Peptides: gastrointestinal functions; normalising agent
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