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Starvation Summary

Description: Lengthy and continuous deprivation of food. (Stedman, 25th ed)

Also Known As: Famine; Famines; Starvations

Networked: 13711 relevant articles (200 outcomes, 761 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Starvation

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Glucose (Dextrose) : 17 outcomes 83 studies in 1483 results : FDA 175 Generic
  2. Nitrogen : 14 outcomes 83 studies in 1377 results : IBA
  3. Iron : 10 outcomes 19 studies in 535 results : IBA
  4. Proteins (Proteins, Gene) : 8 outcomes 25 studies in 744 results : IBA
  5. Carbon : 7 outcomes 36 studies in 803 results : IBA
  6. Messenger RNA (mRNA) : 7 outcomes 18 studies in 648 results : IBA
  7. Adenosine Triphosphate (ATP) : 7 outcomes 7 studies in 205 results : IBA
  8. Amino Acids : 6 outcomes 10 studies in 318 results : FDA 53
  9. Insulin (Novolin) : 4 outcomes 26 studies in 529 results : FDA 2
  10. Cholesterol : 4 outcomes 7 studies in 91 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Starvation

  1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  2. Seizures (Seizure)
  3. Anoxia (Hypoxia)
  4. Infection
  5. Shock
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Key Therapies for Starvation

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  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 6 outcomes 4 studies in 29 results
  2. Nutritional Support (Artificial Feeding) : 3 outcomes in 28 results
  3. Homologous Transplantation (Allograft) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 2 results
  4. Heterologous Transplantation (Xenotransplantation) : 2 outcomes in 11 results
  5. Ketogenic Diet : 1 outcome 1 study in 21 results
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