What is Plecanatide?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Trulance


Plecanatide is a prescription drug used to treat chronic idiopathic constipation by increasing activities in the gastrointestinal tract.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Plecanatide

Side effect Patients
Diarrhea 1


Based on patients currently taking Plecanatide

Dosage Patients
3 mg daily 1


Currently taking Plecanatide

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Plecanatide after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Valsartan (Diovan) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Plecanatide.