prokinetic


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prokinetic

 [pro″kĭ-net´ik]
stimulating movement or motility, such as a drug that promotes gastrointestinal motility.

Prokinetic

A drug that works to speed up the emptying of the stomach and the motility of the intestines.
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To know more about the Hyperemesis Gravidarum Treatment Market Visit the link- https://www.factmr.com/report/2183/hyperemesis-gravidarum-treatment-market Hyperemesis Gravidarum Treatment Market: Overview The dietary supplements and anti-emetic medications are expected to generate significant revenue over the forecast in the global hyperemesis gravidarum treatment market, followed by prokinetic agents.
Moreover, the lower proportion of enemia glycerini, clostridium butyricum tablets, prokinetic agents were used in the rhubarb group (all P < 0.05).{Table 1}
Naronapride is a novel prokinetic agent which accelerates gastric emptying and intestinal transit through 5HT4 receptor stimulation and D2 receptor inhibition.
Cidine is a gastrointestinal prokinetic agent discovered by Almirall, S.A.
used erythromycin as a gastrointestinal prokinetic agent to improve impaired gastric emptying in patients with severe diabetic gastroparesis [19].
Gamma activity in M1 has been considered to be a prokinetic rhythm [42, 43] or to underlie flexible motor control [41].
Many prokinetic agents have been used in the treatment of FD, such as cisapride, domperidone, and itopride [44].
Various work published in the literature have established that these compounds possess astoundingly biomedical properties, such as prokinetic effect [2], antidepression activity [10, 11], inflammation alleviating function [12], antioxidant and free-radical scavenging effect [13], anticarcinogenic activity [14, 15], antihypersensitivity [16], and hypoglycemic and hypolipidemic effects [17].
Multilink 4.0 x 33 mm and Prokinetic 4.0 x 20 mm BMS were implanted in distal and medial segments, respectively, with overlapping and was postdilated with a 5.0 x 20 mm NCB.
Table 2: Prokinetic for treatment of diabetic gastroparesis.
Moreover, the postoperative period was complicated by a delayed return of normal bowel function which was resolved through prokinetic therapy with levosulpiride and neostigmine methylsulfate.