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Tegaserod Maleate (Zelnorm) for IBS with Constipation
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Tegaserod Maleate (Zelnorm) for IBS with Constipation
Tegaserod maleate (teg a ser' od; Zelnorm - Novartis), a serotonin derivative, has received FDA approval for short-term treatment of women with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) whose primary symptom is constipation. Alosetron (Lotronex), which was...more
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