antidiarrheal

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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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The plant has been reported to contain antiviral, antibacterial, antihyperglycaemic, analgesic, antiinflammatory, antidiarrhoeal, antiamoebic, spasmolytic, immunostimulant and immunomodulatory properties (Zhu et al.
The plant leaves are traditionally used for their anti-inflammatory and decongestant properties (Cordero, 1950), whereas the bark is employed as antidiarrhoeal remedy (Kohn, 1992).
Nwafor PA, Okwuasaba FK, Binda LG (2000) Antidiarrhoeal and antiulcerogenic effects of methanolic extract of Asparagus pubescens root in rats.
Routine medication for both adults and children included analgesia, antiemetics, antidiarrhoeal medication, antimalarial treatment, and empiric antibiotics, all given orally.
Tenders are invited for Purchase of Powder ayurvedic veterinary stomachic and digestive tonic, Antidiarrhoeal, veterinary mineral mixture powder, powder barium sulphate, bol.
Antidiarrhoeal and anti- inflammatory activities of Murraya paniculata (L.
6 Give your child paracetamol to ease fever or stomach ache, but don't give over-the-counter antidiarrhoeal medicines.
Studies on antidiarrhoeal activity of Jatropha curcus root extract in albino mice.
Study of antidiarrhoeal activity of four medicinal plants in castor-oil induced diarrhoea.
Medications that may cause constipation * Antidepressants * Iron supplements * Opioids * Antacids containing aluminium * Calcium channel blockers * NSAIDs * Antipsychotics * Diuretics * Calcium supplements * Antiarrhythmics * Antidiarrhoeal agents * Serotonin antagonists (ondansetron) * Antiparkinson's drugs * Long-term use of stimulant laxatives
Some of its biological activities such as antitumour (2), antibacterial (3), antidiarrhoeal (4), antifungal (5), antiulcer (6) and antifertility (7) effects, have been reported with various extracts from different parts of this plant.