TITLE

Cisapride in Infants

AUTHOR(S)
Mack, D. R.; Thompson, Jon S.
PUB. DATE
August 1999
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Aug1999, Vol. 94 Issue 8, p2008
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses a study which used cisapride in the control of symptoms in infants with gastroesophageal reflux. Reason that agents such as bethanacol and metoclopramide are rarely used anymore in infants; Need to weigh a balance between therapeutic benefit and risks to the patient by the practitioner and informed parents.
ACCESSION #
17824564

 

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