ポラプレジンク(プロマック^【○!R】)の投薬により改善した亜鉛欠乏性味覚障害の2例 [in Japanese] Two cases of zinc-deficient taste disorder improved by administration of polaprezinc [in Japanese]
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Zinc deficiency is known to be one cause of taste disorders.<BR>We report our clinical experience with the administration of polaprezinc to two patients with zinc-deficient taste disorders. The patients had serum zinc deficiency and were given a diagnosis of zinc-deficient taste disorder. In response to 75 mg of polaprezinc twice daily, taste disorder improved parallel to an increase in the serum zinc concentration.<BR>Polaprezinc is effective for patients with zinc-deficient taste disorders.
- Journal of Oral Surgery Society of Japan
Journal of Oral Surgery Society of Japan 53(1), 23-27, 2007-01-20
Japanese Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons