"Cisapride" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A substituted benzamide used for its prokinetic properties. It is used in the management of gastroesophageal reflux disease, functional dyspepsia, and other disorders associated with impaired gastrointestinal motility. (Martindale The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 31st ed)
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Cisapride" by people in Profiles.
The role of age and salivation in acid clearance in symptomatic patients with gastro-oesophageal reflux disease. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2001 Sep; 15(9):1385-8.
Gastric myoelectric activity in older adults treated with cisapride for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2000 Mar; 14(3):337-43.
Cisapride 20 mg b.d. for preventing symptoms of GERD induced by a provocative meal. The CIS-USA-89 Study Group. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 1999 Jun; 13(6):787-94.