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Olfaction Disorders (Anosmia) Summary

Description: Loss of or impaired ability to smell. This may be caused by OLFACTORY NERVE DISEASES; PARANASAL SINUS DISEASES; viral RESPIRATORY TRACT INFECTIONS; CRANIOCEREBRAL TRAUMA; SMOKING; and other conditions.

Also Known As: Anosmia; Cacosmia; Dysosmia; Cacosmias; Dysosmias Show All >>

Networked: 385 relevant articles (13 outcomes, 25 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Olfaction Disorders

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Zinc : 1 outcome 3 studies in 22 results : IBA
  2. Hormones : 1 outcome 1 study in 6 results : IBA
  3. Steroids : 1 outcome 1 study in 5 results : IBA
  4. caroverine (P-201) : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  5. Aspirin (Acetylsalicylic Acid) : 1 outcome in 5 results : FDA 80 Generic
  6. Triamcinolone (Aristocort) : 1 outcome in 2 results : FDA 27
  7. Prednisolone (Predate) : 1 outcome in 2 results : FDA 55 Generic
  8. Silver Nitrate : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  9. Methimazole (Thiamazole) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 9 Generic
  10. Tegafur : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Olfaction Disorders

  1. Sneezing
  2. Dysgeusia (Parageusia)
  3. Rhinitis
  4. Pruritus (Itching)
  5. Polyps
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Key Therapies for Olfaction Disorders

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  1. Ganglionectomy : 1 outcome in 3 results
  2. Surgical Instruments (Clip) : 1 outcome in 1 result
  3. Oral Administration : 1 outcome in 1 result
  4. Laryngectomy : 1 study in 3 results
  5. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 1 study in 3 results
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