Health Canada Approves Eluxadoline (Viberzi)

On March 1, 2017, Health Canada, the national government agency responsible for approval of new medication, approved the use of eluxadoline, also known by the brand name Viberzi, for irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea (IBS) in 75 mg. and 100 mg dosages. The detailed summary basis decision is available here. According to IBS Impact’s Canadian