medication sales were more sensitive to increases in GI caused by norovirus and influenza than illness caused by rotavirus.
Drug treatment for patients with diarrheal symptoms usually starts with either an anti-spasmodic or an antidiarrheal
agent; in some cases, the two classes are used together.
medicines are not recommended for children in this age group.
In the antidiarrheal
category, private label gains may come in the future.
Certain children received antiemetic and antidiarrheal
injections, which are not part of standard diarrhea management.
67 Feminine medications, douches 62 Incontinence products 42 One-step shampoos 36 Bonded blade razors 36 Antidiarrheals
31 Athlete's foot preps 22 Allergy remedies 20 Artificial tears 19 Soft lens chem.
Significantly more alosetron patients reported adequate relief from IBS pain and discomfort as well as satisfactory urgency control rates regardless of whether they did or did not use rescue medication such as laxatives and antidiarrheals
Analgesics, antacids, anticholinergics, antidepressants, sympathomimetics, antipsychotics, iron, calcium, bismuth and zinc salts, sucralfate, laxative abuse, phenytoin, diuretics, antidiarrheals
, colestipol, cholestyramine.
increased 32% in dollars, bolstered by Rx to over-the-counter switches and the introduction of the caplet dosage form.
Common treatments for IBS include antispasmodic agents, antidiarrheals
, stool softeners, and high-fiber diets.
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,
Other health care categories achieving outstanding advances during the second quarter of 1990 were antidiarrheals
, up 36%; wart removers, up 24%; and ear care products, up 21 %.
and we're pleased to provide a high quality alternative to individuals concerned about safety issues surrounding other antidiarrheals
on the market.
advanced 35 %, the category's 12th consecutive quarter of double-digit growth.