cisapride

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cisapride

Propulsid® GI disease An agent that ↑ lower esophageal sphincter pressure and for nocturnal therapy of GERD Adverse effects Headache, diarrhea, abdominal pain, nausea, rhinitis, constipation. See GERD.
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cisapride

A prokinetic drug that aids in stomach emptying and helps to relieve heartburn (reflux oesophagitis). A trade name is Prepulsid.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005