Dec 14, 2018
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- Always ask about over-the-counter drugs like
antacids, antiemetics, and spasmolytics as they may interfere with
patients who have undergone gastric bypass, use immediate release
formulations, or give liquid form of drugs.
is evidence to suggest that IBS-constipation responds better to
SSRIs and IBS-diarrhea to TCAs.
risk of GIT bleeding with SSRIs is 1.5 to 2 times greater. Patients
with a defect in platelet number or function and those who H.
pylori infection are at greater risk.