What medications are used in the treatment of dysphagia?

Updated: Mar 20, 2020
  • Author: Nam-Jong Paik, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Elizabeth A Moberg-Wolff, MD  more...
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Medications used in the treatment of dysphagia include the following:

  • Botulinum toxin type A (BoNT-A)

  • Diltiazem

  • Cystine-depleting therapy with cysteamine

  • Nitrates


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