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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After a few days, transdermal scopolamine was applied to the region of the residual parotid gland.
Although our case records are limited, our experience shows that transdermal scopolamine could be a minimally invasive and effective therapy in cases of parotid fistulae.
The effectiveness of transdermal scopolamine has been proven to be similar to that of oral scopolamine.
Transdermal scopolamine, oral meclizine, and placebo in motion sickness.

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