They will cause increased muscle contraction, increased urgency, and potential for incontinence (bethanechol
Following baseline measures, bethanechol
was used as the intervention to pharmacologically induce bronchoconstriction and subsequent elevated airway resistance.
chloride for treatment of clomipramine induced orgasmic dysfunction in males.
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* tone and contrac- tion of detrusor.
Involvement of potassium channels in spinal antinociceptions induced by fentanyl, clonidine and bethanechol
Pharmacologic interventions include metoclopramide (Reglan [R]), intravenous erythromycin, bethanechol
, tegaserod (Zelnorm [R]), and octreotide (Sandostatin [R]).
The cholinergics oral bethanechol
(such as Urecholine) [C] and injectable neostigmine (Prostigmin) [C] are used for urinary retention, and bethanechol
is used for postpartum nonobstructive urinary retention.
Prokinetic agents include metoclopramide (also known as Reglan), bethanechol
(Duvoid) and tegaserod (Zelnorm).
The second approach is to attempt to correct the lysosomal defect by a cholinergic agonist, bethanechol
has won FDA approval for its abbreviated new drug applications (ANDAs) for generic versions of Urecholine tablets (bethanechol
chloride tablets USP), 5 mg, 10 rag, 25 mg and 50 mg.
Metoclopramide and bethanechol
are not used frequently due to central nervous system side effects; tegaserod and baclofen are being studied.
Prescription drugs like Urecholine (bethanechol
) and Reglan (metoclopramide) strengthen the esophageal sphincter and make the stomach empty faster.