Lotronex prevents the action of serotonin in the intestines. This helps in slowing down stool movement through the intestines. Lotronex is used for the treatment of serious, chronic irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) in females who have in the last 6 months experienced diarrhea. This medication should only be used by females who have tried other IBS treatments but have not had any success.
Drug Name: Lotronex
Generic name: Alosetron hydrochloride