Tegaserod (Zelnorm) for irritable bowel syndrome: reports of serious diarrhea and intestinal ischemia

Wooltorton, Eric
June 2004
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/22/2004, Vol. 170 Issue 13, p1908
Academic Journal
Provides information on the side-effects of serotonin 5-HT receptor partial tegaserod (Zelnorm). Discussion on irritable bowel syndrome with constipation caused by the adversed effect of the drug in patients; Details of the treatment of disease with the use of osmotic laxatives in patients.


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