pentosan polysulfate


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pentosan polysulfate

Oncology An angiogenesis inhibitor that may block effects of growth factors on endothelial cells and protect the GI tract against RT Urology A drug used to relieve bladder pain due to interstitial cystitis. See Angiogenesis inhibitor.

pentosan polysulfate

a chondroprotective drug used in the treatment of osteoarthritis in dog and cats.
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Drug profiles discussed in this report are AP-301, BC-1215, CD-52, pentosan polysulfate sodium, Synthetic Peptides for Edema and tolvaptan.
She has failed courses of therapy with antimuscarinics, tricyclic antidepressants, pentosan polysulfate, intravesical lidocaine, and heparin therapy.
Introduction of sodium pentosan polysulfate and avoidance of urethral catheterisation: Improved outcomes in children with haemorrhagic cystitis post stem cell transplant/chemotherapy.
They found that treating hypertensive rats with the broad-acting anti-inflammatory drug pentosan polysulfate preserves the kidney's ability to regulate pressure placed on tiny filters called glomeruli.
Parsons treats new interstitial cystitis patients with a solution containing heparin or pentosan polysulfate sodium (Elmiron) and lidocaine.
Pentosan polysulfate (approved in the United States only for interstitial cystitis) has been used in Europe for nearly 50 years as a postsurgery thromboprophylaxis agent.
Pentosan polysulfate sodium (Elmiron) was approved by the FDA in 1996 as the first oral drug for IC.
They found that SP-PG blocked tumor growth more effectively than any of three current drug treatments - interferon-A, suramin and pentosan polysulfate.
Influences on treatment choice and perception of current drug therapies including pentosan polysulfate sodium and the antimuscarinics
With its specialization in polysaccharides like Pentosan Polysulfate Sodium and Dextran, Swati is leading the progress in the field of polysaccharides globally on various scientific dimensions, collaborating with global scientists and institutes.
4] Pentosan polysulfate (PPS) remains the cornerstone of drug therapy for most patients.
SAN DIEGO -- Using intravesical anesthetic treatment and pentosan polysulfate to treat chronic pelvic pain was linked to a significant improvement in symptoms 9 weeks after bladder rescue therapy, a study of 47 women has shown.