TITLE

dicyclomine

PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses, 10th edition;2007, p382
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a nursing guide to dicyclomine, an antispasmodic and anticholinergic agent used for the management of irritable bowel syndrome in patients who do not respond to usual interventions. Indications and contraindications are mentioned. Adverse reactions to the drug are cited. Nursing implications and desired outcomes are provided. Data is given on drug pharmacokinetics.
ACCESSION #
22441046

 

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