Clinical trial: a randomized controlled cross‐over study of flupenthixol + melitracen in functional dyspepsia

@article{Hashash2008ClinicalTA,
  title={Clinical trial: a randomized controlled cross‐over study of flupenthixol + melitracen in functional dyspepsia},
  author={Jana G Hashash and H Abdul-Baki and C Azar and I I Elhajj and Lara El Zahabi and Hani F. Chaar and Ala I. Sharara},
  journal={Alimentary Pharmacology \& Therapeutics},
  year={2008},
  volume={27}
}
Background  Functional dyspepsia is a prevalent condition associated with diminished quality of life (QoL) and high economic burden. 
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