Prokinetic effects of mirtazapine on gastrointestinal transit.

@article{Yin2014ProkineticEO,
  title={Prokinetic effects of mirtazapine on gastrointestinal transit.},
  author={Jieyun Yin and Jun Song and Y. Z. Lei and Xiaohong Xu and Jiande D. Z. Chen},
  journal={American journal of physiology. Gastrointestinal and liver physiology},
  year={2014},
  volume={306 9},
  pages={
          G796-801
        }
}
Mirtazapine is a noradrenergic and specific serotonergic antidepressant. The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of mirtazapine on gastrointestinal motility in dogs, including solid gastric emptying, antral and small intestinal contractions, and small intestinal and colonic transit. Six dogs were implanted with two cannulas located at the duodenum and the ascending colon; another six dogs were implanted with gastric cannula 6 cm proximal to the pylorus. Mirtazapine 45 mg was… CONTINUE READING

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