Prescribing Patterns for Outpatient Treatment of Constipation, Irritable Bowel Syndrome-Related Constipation, and Opioid-Induced Constipation: A Retrospective Cross-Sectional Study

Katy E. Trinkley, Bruce E. Sill, Kyle Porter, Milap C. Nahata
2015 Journal of Managed Care & Specialty Pharmacy  
BACKGROUND: Despite national recommendations for treatment of constipation, prescribing patterns for treatment are inconsistent, and health care utilization has increased.
doi:10.18553/jmcp.2015.21.11.1077 pmid:26521119 fatcat:yu6lgl5eczcc7fpjz7gzldn6na