Effect of lidamidine hydrochloride and loperamide on gastric emptying and transit of the small intestine. A double-blind study.

@article{Sninsky1986EffectOL,
  title={Effect of lidamidine hydrochloride and loperamide on gastric emptying and transit of the small intestine. A double-blind study.},
  author={Charles A. Sninsky and Richard H. Davis and Mary H. Clench and K D Thomas and John R Mathias},
  journal={Gastroenterology},
  year={1986},
  volume={90 1},
  pages={68-73}
}
We performed a double-blind randomized study in 24 healthy volunteers, to evaluate the effects of two doses of lidamidine hydrochloride, loperamide, and placebo on transit of the small intestine and gastric emptying. Transit time of the small intestine was determined by measuring the rise in breath hydrogen excretion after ingestion of lactulose. Although… CONTINUE READING