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Re: [IP] gastroparesis



Becky,

That is definitely "food for thought".  I have considered taking 
Propulsid by getting it from Mexico, but dismissed it due to side 
effects.  I figured that if the FDA hadn't approved it, there must be a 
reason.  Did you experience any side effects from it?

Antonio in LA,Age 40, Type 1 since 1993
MiniMed Paradigm 515, OneTouch Ultra, MiniMed Carelink and PAL software

Becky Draper wrote:
> I have had gastroparesis for 2 years.  I have been taking Propulsid obtained
> from Mexico.  Propulsid is a motility drug.  The generic is Cisapride and
> the name of the drug in Mexico is Cisaprida or Presistin.  The cost for 30
> tablets of Presistin is about $5.41 USD (full price) for 30 tablets.  The
> cost for Cisaprida is about $4.49 USD (full price) for 30 tablets.  This
> stuff works great for keeping the food moving through your slow digestive
.
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