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Breastfeeding is the optimal method for feeding a newborn. However, some mothers may have difficulties lactating. Domperidone is widely used as a galactagogue but to the best of our knowledge has not been approved by any health authority. The objective of this review was to assess the benefit-risk ratio of domperidone for stimulating lactation. The(More)
INTRODUCTION Oxaliplatin remains the most widely used chemotherapeutic agent for treating advanced colorectal cancer but its efficacy is hampered by dose-limiting neurotoxicity manifested by a painful polyneuropathy. Oxaliplatin-induced peripheral neuropathy (OIPN) is characterised by acute and transient cold hyperaesthesia in the hours and days following(More)
INTRODUCTION Chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathies (CIPN) are a dose-limiting adverse effect of certain anticancer drugs (platinum salts, vinca alkaloids, taxanes, bortezomib, thalidomide, epothilones, eribulin). CIPN are mainly responsible for sensory disturbances and are associated with a decrease in quality of life. After the end of chemotherapy,(More)
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