Practitioner Resources: Miscellaneous

Information Regarding Drug Usage – Links to Abstracts and Research Articles

Metoclopramide

ABHR Gel in the Treatment of Nausea and Vomiting in the Hospice Patient.

Intranasal metoclopramide.

Oral combination antiemetics in patients with small cell lung cancer receiving cisplatin or cyclophosphamide plus doxorubicin.

The effectiveness of combined oral lysine acetylsalicylate and metoclopramide (Migpriv) in the treatment of migraine attacks. Comparison with placebo and oral sumatriptan.

Pilocarpine

Preparation and evaluation of solid dispersions of pilocarpine hydrochloride for alleviation of xerostomia.

An investigation into the use of pilocarpine as a sialagogue in patients with radiation induced xerostomia.

Pilocarpine HCl 2-mg Troches.

Pilocarpine tablets for the treatment of dry mouth and dry eye symptoms in patients with Sjögren syndrome: a randomized, placebo-controlled, fixed-dose, multicenter trial. P92-01 Study Group.

Scopolamine

Reduction of salivary flow with transdermal scopolamine: a four-year experience.

Scopolamine: new preparations. Reference treatment for death rattle.

The use of transdermal scopolamine to control drooling. A case report.

Secretin

Secretin: hypothalamic distribution and hypothesized neuroregulatory role in autism.

Short chain fatty acids

Evaluation of short-chain fatty acid enemas: treatment of radiation proctitis.

Short chain fatty acids are effective in short-term treatment of chronic radiation proctitis: randomized, double-blind, controlled trial.

Sildenafil

Beneficial effect of oral sildenafil therapy on childhood pulmonary arterial hypertension: twelve-month clinical trial of a single-drug, open-label, pilot study.

Extemporaneous sildenafil citrate oral suspensions for the treatment of pulmonary hypertension in children.

Sublingual sildenafil in the treatment of erectile dysfunction: faster onset of action with less dose.

Tetrahydrofurfuryl

Treatment of autism spectrum children with thiamine tetrahydrofurfuryl disulfide: a pilot study.

Tranexamic acid

Hemostatic effect of tranexamic acid in elective nasal surgery.

Prevention of postsurgical bleeding in oral surgery using tranexamic acid without dose modification of oral anticoagulants.