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PregLem plans to initiate a clinical proof of concept study and a phase II study during 2011 for the prevention of post-surgical abdominal adhesions and/or endometriosis in patients with tubal ligation or comparable effective contraception.
Morbid obesity and the risk of significant abdominal adhesions should be viewed with caution, according to Dr.
Mitchell-Leef testified that she treated Jones for infertility after her appendectomy and discovered (upon laparoscopic surgery) that abdominal adhesions were causing fertility problems.
Tegaserod is contraindicated in patients with a history of bowel obstruction, symptomatic gallbladder disease, abdominal adhesions, or suspected sphincter of Oddi dysfunction.
Tegaserod is contraindicated in patients with a history of bowel obstruction, symptomatic gallbladder disease, abdominal adhesions, or suspected sphincter of Oddi dysfunction, But for a patient with a history of surgery for appendicitis in the distant past who has no evidence of obstruction, there's no reason to hesitate to prescribe the drug, said Dr.