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antidiarrheal

[¦an·tē‚dī·ə¦rē·əl]
(pharmacology)
An agent, such as Kaopectate, that prevents or arrests diarrhea.
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And while most patients respond to the above natural treatments, more severe cases may require selected natural therapies in conjunction with conventional antispasmodics, tricyclic antidepressants, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, antidiarrheals, or osmotic laxatives.
Drug Dosage Cost/Day ANTIDIARRHEALS loperamide 2 mg after $1.
5) Therapeutic treatment 5-ASA 58 0 0 5-ASA+Steroids 35 0 0 6-MP/ 20 0 0 Azathioprine MTX 1 0 0 Antibiotics 1 1 0 Antidiarrheals 1 3 8
The College's new recommendations include updated information and expert assessments of traditional therapies for IBS and CIC, as well as a range of new treatment approaches, including evidence on diet, probiotics; the non-absorbable antibiotic rifaximin; antidepressants; antispasmodics and peppermint oil; fiber, bulking agents and laxatives; antidiarrheals, including loperamide; the 5-HT[sub.
Analgesics, antacids, anticholinergics, antidepressants, sympathomimetics, antipsychotics, iron, calcium, bismuth and zinc salts, sucralfate, laxative abuse, phenytoin, diuretics, antidiarrheals, colestipol, cholestyramine.
Significantly more alosetron patients reported adequate relief from IBS pain and discomfort and satisfactory urgency control rates regardless of whether they did or did not use rescue medication such as laxatives and antidiarrheals.
Trans-Scop, Antivert/Bonine, Marezine Antidiarrheals - Lomotil, Immodium, Donnagel, Parapectolin Antisecretory - Robinul, Donnatal, Levsin, Atropine, scopolamine,
Additionally, at least 85 percent of surveyed PCPs and gastroenterologists currently prescribe conventional IBS treatments such as laxatives, antidiarrheals and antispasmodics.