Questran Light is a prescription medication that is used to lower cholesterol and to treat itching that has been caused by a blockage in the bile duct. Questran Light works by removing bile acid from the body and is taken along with lifestyle changes including eating a proper diet, exercising, and stopping smoking.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Questran Light include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of cholestyramine.
What should I do if I miss a dose of Questran Light?
If you miss a dose of Questran Light, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What is the strength of Questran Light?
Questran Light and the generic alternative cholestyramine lite are both available in a strength of 4g.