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- noun A 5-HT3
antagonistused for the management of severe diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndromein women.
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In fact, their symptom relief was actually better than earlier studies showed for a potent IBS drug called alosetron .
Prometheus says it bought the drug alosetron hydrochloride (Lotronex) for treating irritable bowel syndrome from GlaxoSmithKline in early 2009.
In fact, the study showed the effects of the placebo pills were comparable to the effects of the powerful, but risky, IBS medication alosetron sold under the brand name Lotronex.
'Risk management program for IBS 41.3 Summary drug on track: alosetron was reintroduced to the market in 2002 with a few caveats, including a narrower indication'.
and comparable to some drugs being tested for IBS such as alosetron.