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(Science: anatomy) Pertaining to the mouth, taken through or applied in the mouth, as an oral medication or an oral thermometer.


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improved glucose tolerance in non obese type 2 diabetic rats

... controls were age-matched Sprague-Dawley (SD) rats, which underwent IT and no operation. Food intake and body weight were measured. An oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) was performed 10 days before the operation and 10 days, 30 days and 45 days after the surgery. GLP-1 and insulin ...

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by rmorrison
Wed Mar 19, 2014 6:53 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: improved glucose tolerance in non obese type 2 diabetic rats
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G.I. Problems from Antibiotic Use

... then it enters the blood and from there reaches all the tissues, more or less, including the colonic wall and bacteria attached to it. This is why oral antibiotics are called "systemic antibiotics." Antibiotic associated diarrhea is described here http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/antibiotic-associated-diarrhea/DS00454 ...

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by boron
Sat Nov 09, 2013 3:32 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: G.I. Problems from Antibiotic Use
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G.I. Problems from Antibiotic Use

The basic idea of oral medication is to get it absorbed - like most nutrients, there shouldn't be anything still in the gut by the time it reaches the colon. Of course, this is affected by the pill casing and the binders (an issue ...

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by Darby
Fri Nov 01, 2013 1:31 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: G.I. Problems from Antibiotic Use
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G.I. Problems from Antibiotic Use

I don't think that the tetracycline was topical, but I also don't think that oral tetracycline persists into the colon (or it's not supposed to). Of course, everybody's different.

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by Darby
Tue Oct 29, 2013 10:57 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: G.I. Problems from Antibiotic Use
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Creationism is not scientific

... “Creation has written history (Genesis) where as 'evolution' has none.” So what? You are selecting only one of the thousands of written and/or oral creation myths. Why is yours the right one? And anyone can write anything. I am the second coming of Jesus. Do you believe that, just because it ...

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by thoffnagle
Wed Nov 28, 2012 7:25 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Creationism is not scientific
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