Effect of cisapride on delayed gastric emptying in gastro-oesophageal reflux disease.

  title={Effect of cisapride on delayed gastric emptying in gastro-oesophageal reflux disease.},
  author={G. J. Maddern and G. G. C. Jamieson and Jennifer C. E. Myers and Peter J Collins},
  volume={32 5},
Some patients with gastro-oesophageal reflux disease have delayed gastric emptying. This study investigates the effect of cisapride on gastric emptying in 34 patients with proved reflux and delayed gastric emptying of solids. They were enrolled in a double blind controlled crossover study. Placebo or cisapride (10 mg) tablets were given three times a day for three days followed by further assessment of gastric emptying. The protocol was repeated with the crossover tablet. Gastric emptying was… CONTINUE READING


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