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Gastroparesis Summary

Description: Chronic delayed gastric emptying. Gastroparesis may be caused by motor dysfunction or paralysis of STOMACH muscles or may be associated with other systemic diseases such as DIABETES MELLITUS.

Also Known As: Gastric Stases; Gastropareses; Stases, Gastric; Stasis, Gastric; Gastric Stasis

Networked: 944 relevant articles (107 outcomes, 153 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Gastroparesis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Cisapride (Propulsid) : 16 outcomes 19 studies in 68 results : FDA 2
  2. Metoclopramide (Reglan) : 16 outcomes 14 studies in 94 results : FDA 63 Generic
  3. Erythromycin (Erycette) : 9 outcomes 7 studies in 81 results : FDA 66 Generic
  4. Botulinum Toxins (Botulinum Toxin) : 7 outcomes 8 studies in 38 results : IBA
  5. Domperidone (Domperidon) : 6 outcomes 11 studies in 54 results : IBA
  6. Antral : 4 outcomes 3 studies in 38 results : IBA
  7. Ghrelin : 3 outcomes 10 studies in 39 results : IBA
  8. Insulin (Novolin) : 3 outcomes 5 studies in 36 results : FDA 2
  9. Glucose (Dextrose) : 3 outcomes 5 studies in 25 results : FDA 175 Generic
  10. GM 611 : 3 outcomes 4 studies in 9 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Gastroparesis

  1. Vomiting
  2. Dyspepsia (Indigestion)
  3. Nausea
  4. Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD)
  5. Neoplasms (Cancer)
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Key Therapies for Gastroparesis

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  1. Gastrectomy : 6 outcomes 5 studies in 37 results
  2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 23 results
  3. Nutritional Support (Artificial Feeding) : 2 outcomes in 10 results
  4. Gastric Bypass (Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass) : 1 outcome 3 studies in 13 results
  5. Pancreaticoduodenectomy : 1 outcome 2 studies in 15 results
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