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 present study was aimed to evaluate the antibacterial, antifungal, antidiarrheal and anticancer activities of turmeric (Piper nigrum L.
Wei, Assessment of the Antibacterial Activity and the Antidiarrheal Function of Flavonoids from Bayberry Fruit, J.
The remaining 38 agents can be classified into the following categories: anticoagulant (2), antidiarrheal (1), antidiabetic (1), antidote (3), antiemetic (1), antifungal (1), antilipemic (2), antineoplastic (13), antipsychotic (2), antiviral (1), bile acid (2), cardiovascular (2), female sexual dysfunction (1), immunomodulator (1), lysosomal acid lipase deficiency (1), parathyroid hormone (1), pyrimidine analog (1), and respiratory (2).
Rauwolfia species are very much important due to their traditional medicinal use such as insanity, scorpion bite, purgative, edema, snake sedative, antihelmintic, rheumatic pain, epilepsy, relief cough antidiarrheal and intestinal disease (Panda et al.
commonly known as Mugwort (Compositae) exhibits antispasmodic, bronchodilatory and antidiarrheal properties , which is mediated through dual pathways i.
odorata showed antidiarrheal activity on castor oil induced diarrhea on mice (Zavala-Mendoza et al.
The little cigarette vendor turned out to be an unlikely Good Samaritan, buying him an energy drink and an antidiarrheal tablet.
At 9 months, the patient complained of diarrhea (Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events [CTCAE] grade 1); however, she tolerably received sorafenib maintenance with antidiarrheal treatment due to intermittent diarrhea lasting less than 6 months.
One option is to treat with an antidiarrheal product such as Pepto-Bismol or kaolin pectin when a goat develops diarrhea, to see whether you can get it under control without the use of harsh medicines and while awaiting fecal exam results.
Initially, he went to the local clinic and took some antidiarrheal agent under impression of acute enteritis, but the symptom persisted.
For many patients, current IBS treatments, which include fiber supplements, laxatives, antidiarrheal medications, antispasmodics, and antidepressants such as tricyclics and selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, are unsatisfactory.