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A patient suffers opioid-induced constipation (OIC).

Elobixibat Effective, Safe Palliative Care for Cancer-Related Chronic Constipation

For patients with cancer and chronic constipation, elobixibat was shown to be safe and effective during an observational study, the results of which were published in The Oncologist. Chronic constipation affects up to 87% of patients with cancer receiving palliative care and has been associated with reduced quality of life and extreme discomfort. To address…

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