antiemetic

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In addition, just 38% of patients reported full compliance with physicians'/nurses' guidelines when self-administering anti-emetic medication, compared with 60% estimated by physicians and nurses.
3) In addition to these benefits, several studies of the use of regional anesthesia in various lower extremity procedures found that regional anesthesia improves postoperative recovery by decreasing postoperative nausea and vomiting, administration of anti-emetic medications, (4) postoperative narcotic administration, (1,3,5,6) overnight hospitalizations secondary to pain, (7) and length of post-anesthesia care unit stay.
Castor continued, "We recently completed a successful Phase II/III clinical trial on Zindol as an adjuvant to conventional 5-HT3 anti-emetics.
The ability to provide best care to patients suffering from nausea and vomiting requires knowledge of these mechanisms, how anti-emetic drugs work and adverse effects associated with anti-emetic therapy.
American Society of Clinical Oncology Guideline for anti-emetics in oncology: Update 2006.
20) Multimodal therapy with two or more anti-emetics has shown to be effective in patients with a greater than 30% risk of experiencing PONV.
1998) that the known anti-emetics, chloropromazine, metoclopramide and ethyl p-aminobenzoate, showed antiemetic activities at the dose of 50 mg/kg in this assay method.
Some of the OTC drugs that are available for the treatment of gastrointestinal diseases are laxatives, anti-flatulents, H2-antaginists, anti-diarrheals, PPIs, and anti-emetics.
Despite significant improvements in managing the condition and the availability of a range of anti-emetics, there remains a clear unmet need to reduce the incidence of CINV, in particular the occurrence of nausea in the delayed phase.
our patients could also be given hyoscine butylbromide as required for bladder spasm and anti-emetics according to an institutional protocol for PONV.
anti-emetics, analgesics, anti-infectives, and growth factors) and treatment for co-morbid conditions.
Many animals will recover if given up to a week of expensive, highly intensive treatment, which usually consists of intravenous fluid therapy, anti-emetics and antibiotics.
International consensus guidelines recommend the use of multiple anti-emetics to prevent PONV in high-risk patients.
A few years ago, the thought of him had me rushing for the anti-emetics, and when I wrote this once it provoked a pop-up Santa Christmas card in which Nolly begged me to "put hatred from my heart".
Clofarabine indications: Treatment of relapsed or refractory acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL), optionally co-administered with Allopurinol, steroids and anti-emetics