Prucalopride for the treatment of chronic constipation in women

NICE technology appraisals [TA211] Published date:

NICE recommends prucalopride as a possible treatment for women with chronic constipation.

Who can have prucalopride?

You should be able to have prucalopride if:

  • you have tried at least two different types of laxatives at the highest possible recommended doses, for at least 6 months, and this has not helped your constipation and
  • you and your doctor are considering invasive treatment for your constipation.

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