Meloxicam-induced enteropathy of the small bowel
- Medication-Induced Acute Abdominal Pain: Evaluation with CT Imaging. Lee, Nam Kyung; Kim, Suk; Lee, Jun Woo; Oh, Ki Ho; Kwak, Sang Wook; Lee, Suk Hong; Jeon, Tae Yong // Current Medical Imaging Reviews;May2011, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p136
A variety of medications can produce severe abdominal pain simulating an acute abdomen and, in some cases, a surgical abdomen. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs are a well-established cause of peptic ulcer. Hemorrhage is the most serious complication of antithrombotic therapy....
- Painkillers plus these drugs don't mix. // Body Bulletin;Jan1999, p4
Offers some precautions on taking nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Drugs to avoid when taking NSAIDs.
- Pain killer prescriptions often inappropriate. // HealthFacts;Oct97, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p2
Reports that prescriptions for nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) prescribed by doctors for older people proved to be unnecessary. Contraindications of NSAID drugs; Gastrointestinal side effects; Influence of managed care.
- Severe Postoperative Hemorrhage Attributed to Single-Dose Parental Ketorolac-Induced Coagulopathy. RuDusky, Basil M. // Angiology;Dec2000, Vol. 51 Issue 12, p999
Describes two near-fatal, hemorrhagic postoperative events in which ketorolac was contraindicated. Use of ketorolac as a postoperative analgesic; Classification under the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents; Knowledge of hemorrhagic side effects secondary to its use; Unappreciation of the...
- Some NSAIDS have higher risk of ulcer bleeding than others. // Geriatrics;Dec94, Vol. 49 Issue 12, p58
Summarizes Weil Langman's `Risks of Bleeding Peptic Ulcer Associated With Individual Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs,' published in the `Lancet' in 1994. Effects of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS) on peptic ulcer conditions; Clinical strategies for the prevention of peptic...
- Antacids may mask GI bleeding associated with NSAID use. // Geriatrics;Jan96, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p19
Reports that antacids may mask the symptoms of internal bleeding that can occur with the use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). What antacids and H2-antagonists do not prevent; Reference made to Dr. Gurkirpal Sing; What study showed.
- NSAID study finds nabumetone and etodolac top safety list. // Geriatrics;Sep97, Vol. 52 Issue 9, p95
Focuses on the study about non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) for arthritis treatment that has the lowest incidence of gastrointestinal side effects (GI) by Arthritis, Rheumatism and Aging Medical Information System (ARAMIS). Estimated persons taking NSAIDs worldwide; Drug that...
- Misoprostol in patients taking non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. Maiden, N.; Madhok, R. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);12/9/95, Vol. 311 Issue 7019, p1518
Reports on the result of endoscopic studies showing that misoprostol, a synthetic analogue of prostaglandin, reduces the frequency of asymptomatic ulcers induced by non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) in Great Britain. Double blind placebo controlled trial of patients taking (NSAID)...
- Comparative trial identifies NSAIDs with the least GI toxicity. // Formulary;Sep97, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p901
Determines the effects of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory (NSAID) drugs used in treating rheumatoid arthritis on risk of gastrointestinal events. Test on the effect of NSAID drug in gastrointestinal complications; Analysis of drug action.