Fourteen (14) patients with chronic idiopathic constipation participated in and completed the study.
What does CIC stand for?
CIC stands for Chronic Idiopathic Constipation
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Chronic idiopathic constipation is a diagnosis given to patients who experience persistent constipation and don't respond to standard treatment.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as a once-daily treatment for adult men and women suffering from irritable bowel syndrome with constipation (IBS-C) or chronic idiopathic constipation (CIC).
The FDA approved tegaserod in 2002 for treatment of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) of the constipation-predominant subtype, then later granted an added indication for treatment of chronic idiopathic constipation in patients under age 65.
The FDA and Novartis agreed last July on an investigational new drug protocol restricting tegaserod for treatment of irritable bowel syndrome with constipation (IBS-C) and chronic idiopathic constipation in women aged younger than 55 years.
The latest boomerang drug is Zelnorm[R] (tegaserod), which was approved in July 2002 for short-term treatment of women with IBS who have constipation; and for patents younger than 65 with chronic idiopathic constipation (defined as "fewer than three compete spontaneous bowel movements per week and at least one of the following symptoms for at least 25% of those bowel movements: straining, hard stools, incomplete evacuation").
AMITIZA was approved by the FDA in January 2006 for the treatment of Chronic Idiopathic Constipation in adults.
Tokyo, Japan, Feb 1, 2006 - (JCN) - Pharmaceutical announced on February 1 that its US sales partner Sucampo Pharmaceuticals have obtained approval for AMITIZA capsules (lubiprostone), an oral treatment of chronic idiopathic constipation in adults, from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).