Ondansetron mechanism of action

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While its mechanism of action has not been fully characterized, ondansetron is not a dopamine-receptor antagonist. Serotonin receptors of the 5-HT3 type are present both peripherally on vagal nerve terminals and centrally in the chemoreceptor trigger zone of the area postrema. It is not certain whether ondansetron’s antiemetic action is mediated centrally, peripherally, or in both sites.
Adrenal hormones have an affect on the action of insulin, which is released faster with high carbohydrate consumption. For instance, epinephrine can "turn off" insulin production, and of course all of our hormones, including the interplay between thyroid and adrenal hormones, work together to try and maintain balanced function of every organ, and they have a strong effect on gut function. My son has trouble eating only carbs. It can cause stomach upset and tachycardia.
it can help regularize bowel movements. Gabapentin prevents pain-related responses. The mechanism by which gabapentin exerts its analgesic action is unknown. Hence your doctor would have prescribed it for the pain. Hope this helped and do keep us posted.
4. After a minute of sweating I suddenly feel something coming out of my rear end. I try to squeeze it out and only a hard stool comes out. 5. The sweating stops and the stomach cramp subsides. I think everything is over and I clean up. I walk out of the toilet and in about 2 minutes time the stomach cramp and the fainting sensation comes back (I've fainted only once to date from this and was out for about 15-20 minutes). 6.
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