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Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction (Intestinal Pseudoobstruction) Summary

Description: A type of ILEUS, a functional not mechanical obstruction of the INTESTINES. This syndrome is caused by a large number of disorders involving the smooth muscles (MUSCLE, SMOOTH) or the NERVOUS SYSTEM.

Also Known As: Intestinal Pseudoobstruction; Visceral Myopathy; Idiopathic Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction; Paralytic Ileus; Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction, Idiopathic Show All >>

Networked: 653 relevant articles (29 outcomes, 28 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Cisapride (Propulsid) : 3 outcomes 7 studies in 20 results : FDA 2
  2. prucalopride : 2 outcomes 1 study in 3 results : IBA
  3. Erythromycin (Erycette) : 2 outcomes in 14 results : FDA 66 Generic
  4. Naloxone (Narcan) : 2 outcomes in 4 results : FDA 60 Generic
  5. dai-kenchu-to : 1 outcome 2 studies in 4 results : IBA
  6. Antibodies : 1 outcome in 16 results : IBA
  7. Octreotide (Sandostatin) : 1 outcome in 10 results : FDA 14 Generic
  8. Metronidazole (Metric) : 1 outcome in 4 results : FDA 70 Generic
  9. Domperidone (Domperidon) : 1 outcome in 3 results : IBA
  10. Prednisolone (Predate) : 1 outcome in 2 results : FDA 55 Generic
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Diseases Related to Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction

  1. Irritable Bowel Syndrome (Syndrome, Irritable Bowel)
  2. Vomiting
  3. Ileus
  4. Nausea
  5. Constipation
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Key Therapies for Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction

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  1. Home Parenteral Nutrition : 2 outcomes in 13 results
  2. Hyperbaric Oxygenation : 2 outcomes in 3 results
  3. Pancreaticoduodenectomy : 1 outcome 2 studies in 2 results
  4. Parenteral Nutrition : 1 outcome in 10 results
  5. Decompression : 1 outcome in 8 results
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