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a small plug of medication designed for insertion into the rectum or vagina where it melts

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Data showed 41% (n=13) had been given an antispasmodic medication (B & O suppository or flavoxate) postoperatively.
One of the studies has shown that use of diclofenac rectal suppository significantly reduces the perineal pain after 12 and 24 hours of administration compared to control group (4.5 vs.
ERCP induced pancreatitis developed in 31 patients (28.70%); 9 were of the diclofenac suppository group and 22 patients from the control group (Figure 1).
Time to (hours) Control group Experimental (n=80) group (n=80) First request for 1.36 [+ or -] 0.48 2.76 [+ or -] 1.28 analgesia ** First diclofenac 1.48 [+ or -] 0.6 2.89 [+ or -] 1.33 suppository use ** Diclofenac use 3(1,4) 2(0,4) number *** First pethidine 4.10 [+ or -] 2.85 6.12 [+ or -] 3.79 injection ** Pethidine use 2(1,3) 0(0,2) number *** Time to (hours) p-value First request for <0.001 analgesia ** First diclofenac <0.001 suppository use ** Diclofenac use <0.001 * number *** First pethidine <0.001 injection ** Pethidine use <0.001 * number *** * Mann-Whitney U test; ** mean [+ or -] SD; *** median(range) Table 4: Frequency of side effects for the two groups of participants.
Patients in group II received Paracetamol suppository 15-30mg/kg post induction.
"It's difficult for me to recommend suppository use to a patient when you can accomplish similar things with a dietary adjustment," she says.
Do keep a look out for a pain reliever coming to you!( includes three posters of Voltral suppository)
"It may be a little bit slower for midazolam administered via shot or nasal spray to work," he says, "but when you factor in the time to start the IV or administer a suppository, then it becomes a lot quicker."
Currently CutisPharma has FIRST Progesterone Vaginal Suppository Unit-of-Use Prescription Compounding Kit product line available, which uses the patented container.
Many of the medicines are for babies or the elderly who may not need a full dose of a tablet and need to take it in a liquid or suppository form.
The patents supporting Axcan's Urso liver disease treatments, and Canasa, an anti-inflammation suppository, expired in November.
Tigan and other suppository drug products that contain trimethobenzamide hydrochloride have not been shown to be effective for nausea and vomiting and should no longer be marketed, according to the Food and Drug Administration.
The statement urged consumers who are using the trimethobenzamide suppository products to contact their health care providers, noting that many alternative products in various formulations are FDA approved for treating nausea and vomiting, including suppository formulations.
Oh, Keith would also like to know if you've heard about the woman from Paisley who thought an innuendo was a Spanish suppository...
LAKE CONSUMER PRODUCTS IS INTRODUCING VAGI-GARD FRESH AGAIN, A FEMININE DEODORANT SUPPOSITORY THAT IS DESIGNED TO WORK WITH A WOMAN'S NATURAL CHEMISTRY TO SAFELY AND HEALTHFULLY SOLVE FEMININE ODOR ISSUES RATHER THAN MASKING THE SYMPTOMS.