The price of Xifaxan is based on if you are buying brand name Xifaxan or generic alternative Rifaximin. You can get Xifaxan 550mg or Rifaximin in 550mg or 400mg. No Xifaxan coupon is needed to get our great prices on your IBS medication.
Rifaximin and the brand name Xifaxan are antibiotics that are used to fight intestinal bacterial infections. Unlike other antibiotics, Xifaxan passes into the intestines without being absorbed into the blood stream. Xifaxan can be used to treat irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) or travelers’ diarrhea caused by E. coli in adults and children older than 12. Additionally, It may be prescribed to prevent hepatic encephalopathy, which is a brain problem caused by liver disease.
Xifaxan should only be used to treat bacterial infections in the intestines and it will not treat other body parts or viral infections such as flu.
Always read the patient information and instructions carefully before using this medication.
Make sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist:
Also be aware that:
Common side effects of Xifaxan may include but are not limited to:
Contact your doctor if you experience any of the following Xifaxan side effects:
Q: Is Xifaxan an IBS medication?
A: Yes. One of the reasons Xifaxan may be prescribed is to treat irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).
Q: What should I do if I miss a dose of Xifaxan?
A: Take Xifaxan as soon as you remember. If it is nearly time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not take a double dose to make up for a missed one.