gastrointestinal cocktail

gastrointestinal cocktail

a slurry of medications used to relieve symptoms thought to be gastric, and in some cases, given as a diagnostic challenge to establish a gastrointestinal source for certain symptoms.
Synonym(s): GI cocktail
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Gastrointestinal cocktail containing antacid and lidocain is effective in relieving the symptoms owing to its anti-spasmodic and local anesthetic effects.
Use of lidocaine in the gastrointestinal cocktail for the treatment of dyspepsia.

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