transdermal scopolamine


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transdermal scopolamine

a method of administration of the motion sickness drug scopolamine by application of a skin patch containing the medication.

transdermal scopolamine

A method of delivering scopolamine by applying a patch containing the drug to the skin. The medicine is slowly absorbed over a period of several days. It is esp. useful in treating vertigo and motion sickness. In the latter condition, the medicine is effective if applied several hours before the individual is exposed to the motion.
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Because of our encouraging experience, we believe that the use of transdermal scopolamine is a valid and simple option in the treatment of parotid fistulae.
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