July 27, 2016


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How does Uzara work?

Uzara contains ingredients that might slow the movement of the contents of the intestines.

Are there safety concerns?

Uzara might be safe when used by mouth for a short time, but the side effects are unknown. Diarrhea lasting for more than a couple of days should be brought to the attention of your healthcare provider.

Uzara is UNSAFE when used by injection and has caused death.

Special Precautions & Warnings:

Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of uzara during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.

Heart disease: Don't use uzara if you have a heart condition. It contains chemicals that could make your condition worse or interfere with your treatment.

Low potassium levels: Low potassium levels threaten the health of your heart. Using uzara can drive your potassium levels even lower and raise the risk of heart damage.

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