Microvillus Inclusion Disease Medication

Updated: Oct 06, 2017
  • Author: Stefano Guandalini, MD; Chief Editor: Carmen Cuffari, MD  more...
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Medication Summary

Several drugs, including epidermal growth factor, octreotide, glutamine, and chlorpromazine, have been tried to counteract the massive secretory diarrhea in patients with microvillus atrophy. However, none have been proven effective.