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The norepinephrine and specific serotonin antagonist, Remeron (mirtazapine), is reported to be subjectively sedating.
3] receptor antagonists or serotonin antagonists suppress nausea and vomiting by inhibiting serotonin binding to the 5-[HT.
The serotonin antagonist cyproheptadine can be administered as an antidote, but its use is limited, he said.
Common Treatments for IBS Symptom Treatment Constipation Fiber (bulking agent) Psyllium (Metamucin Methylcellulose (Citrucel) Diarrhea Antidiarrheal Loperamide (Immodium) Painful bowel spasms Anticholinergic Dicyclomine (Antispas, Ben" Hyosycamine (Anaspaz) Pain and depression Antidepressant Amitriptyline (Elavil, Endep) Severe IBS with Serotonin mimic constipation Tegaserod (Zelnorm)--short--term use (in women) due to possible severe side effects Severe IBS with Serotonin antagonist diarrhea (in Alosetron (Lotronex)--restricted women) availability due to serious side effects
The Bipolar Disorder market is primarily formed of generic and off-label drugs and has very few approved drugs which fall in the major therapeutic categories such as Dopamine and Serotonin Antagonist and Sodium and calcium channel inhibitors.
Alosetron (Lotronex), a serotonin antagonist, has both antiemetic and antidiarrheal properties.

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