Navigation Links
Tegaserod offers relief for Chronic Constipation

Tegaserod, a new drug seems to the remedy of choice to treat chronic constipation.//A new study published in the American Journal of Gastroentrology claims that, it is far more superior in effectiveness that other drugs used currently.Current laxatives used for treating chronic constipation do not seem to offer the same degree of relief.

Chronic constipation is a common disorder, affecting the intestinal tract .Today, its estimated that at least 15% of the population in the West suffer from it at any given time. Tegaserod has shown effectiveness in alleviating a wide range of symptoms.

So far medical research has been unsuccessful in needling out the exact reasons that leads to abdominal discomfort and irregularity in bowel-movement associated with CC. Several approaches for treating Chronic Constipation such as lifestyle changes and increased inclusion of fiber in diet have been tried in the past.However the efficacy of such methods are debatable.

“Chronic constipation is a complex medical disorder and several bodily mechanisms are involved in its development,” says Stefan Müller-Lissner, M.D., lead author of the study. “The positive results we have found from tegaserod treatment in relieving this array of symptoms could potentially benefit millions.”

The long-term safety, efficacy and tolerability of tegaserod have been proven. Patients show no serious side-effects from long-term usage and maximal improvements were observed after approximately 6 months of further treatment and were sustained thereafter.



Source-Eurekalert'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Pharmaceutical giant offers AIDS related antifungal drug free to 50 countries
2. Pharmaceutical giant offers AIDS related antifungal drug free to 50 countries
3. Magnesium sulfate offers no help in migraine treatment
4. ESRC offers new dynamics for old in UK
5. Roche offers HIV drug expertise to poor nations
6. Genetically modified Lactic acid bacteria offers HIV protection
7. SRL Ranbaxy offers quicker bird flu diagnostic test
8. Victorian Initiative: Coffers Are Ringing For an Upcoming Cancer Agency
9. Kidney Disease Is Milking the Government Coffers - Is Australia Notorious for High Rates of Kidney Disease?
10. Transporter offers reliable clues for safer pain medicine
11. Fermented Milk offers protection against allergies in infants
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:2/23/2017)... ... 23, 2017 , ... Hamlin Dental Group and Dr. Hamid Reza, dentist ... Throughout the month of February, patients who visit Hamlin Dental Group will receive a ... for two at the Cheesecake Factory. , Tickets are available for routine dental ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... ... February 23, 2017 , ... On April 13, 2017, ... on “Doping in Sport: How the Culture Might Change,” in conjunction ... The symposium will be held at Pepperdine University in Malibu, California. , Sir ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... ... February 23, 2017 , ... ... in clinical trials, today announced that Premier Research, a leading clinical development service ... Clinical trials are becoming increasingly complex, due in part to an array of ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... ... February 23, 2017 , ... The Center for Autism ... Consortium for Autism Research and Treatment (RI-CART) and Cinemaworld to present Sensory Friendly ... (ASD) to see films in an environment that accommodates their unique needs. , ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... ... February 23, 2017 , ... Top cosmetic and periodontal ... program today with a new Indiegogo campaign . Individuals are now able ... in the Los Angeles area, either as a participating patient or through an Indiegogo ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/24/2017)... DUBLIN , Feb 24, 2017 Research ... Drugs Price Analysis and Strategies - 2016" report to their ... The ... provides drug pricing data and benchmarks in the global Urinary Incontinence ... What are the key drugs marketed for Urinary Incontinence ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... Feb. 23, 2017  Genesis Healthcare Services has merged ... was made by Bill Monast , President and ... and Nathan Feltman , executives with Home Health ... LLC. This acquisition helps Hospice Cloud ... technology enabled durable medical equipment (DME) solutions for the ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... ITL Limited, ( ASX: ITD ), an innovative diversified healthcare company, ... 31 December 2016 compared with the previous corresponding period. A full ... here . Highlights Profit ... Earnings per share of 2.2 cents (Dec 2015: 1.2 cents; ... up 11%) Profit before tax of $2.12m (Dec ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: