have a bowel blockage (intestinal obstruction) or have a history of bowel blockage
are allergic to MOVANTIK or any of the ingredients in MOVANTIK.
MOVANTIK can interact with certain other medicines and cause side effects, including opioid withdrawal symptoms such as sweating, chills, diarrhea, stomach pain, anxiety, irritability, and yawning. Tell your health care provider or pharmacist before you start or stop any medicines during treatment with MOVANTIK.
have any stomach or bowel (intestines) problems, including stomach ulcer, Crohn’s disease, diverticulitis, cancer of the stomach or bowel, or Ogilvie’s syndrome
have kidney problems
have liver problems
are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. Taking MOVANTIK during pregnancy may cause opioid withdrawal symptoms in your unborn baby. Tell your health care provider right away if you become pregnant during treatment with MOVANTIK
are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. It is not known if MOVANTIK passes into your breast milk
taking MOVANTIK while you are breastfeeding may cause opioid withdrawal in your baby. You and your health care provider should decide if you will take MOVANTIK or breastfeed. You should not do both
Tell your health care provider about all of the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements. Other medicines may affect the way MOVANTIK works
take MOVANTIK exactly as your health care provider tells you
take your prescribed dose of MOVANTIK one time each day, on an empty stomach, at least 1 hour before your first meal of the day or 2 hours after the meal
stop taking other laxatives before you start treatment with MOVANTIK. Your health care provider may prescribe other laxatives if MOVANTIK does not work after 3 days of treatment
MOVANTIK has been shown to be effective in people who have taken opioid pain medicines for at least 4 weeks
tell your health care provider if you stop taking your opioid pain medicine. If you stop taking your opioid pain medicine, you should also stop taking MOVANTIK
if you take too much MOVANTIK, call your health care provider or go to the nearest emergency room right away
avoid eating grapefruit or drinking grapefruit juice during treatment with MOVANTIK
MOVANTIK is a prescription medicine used to treat constipation that is caused by prescription pain medicines called opioids, in adults with long-lasting (chronic) pain that is not caused by cancer.
MOVANTIK is a prescription medicine used to treat constipation caused by prescription pain medicines called opioids, in adults with long-lasting (chronic) pain not caused by cancer.