Patent Number: 7,820,690

Title: Method of treating or inhibiting a non-digestive tract derived abdominal disorder associated with pain using a 5-HT, receptor antagonist

Abstract: A method of treating or inhibiting non-digestive tract derived abdominal disorders associated with pain, in particular interstitial cystitis, chronic pelvic pain syndrome and/or abdominal pain associated with endometriosis, in a patient in need thereof, by administering to the patient a pharmaceutically effective amount of a 5-HT.sub.3 receptor antagonist, in particular cilansetron, or a pharmacologically compatible derivative thereof, such as a salt and/or a solvates.

Inventors: Sann; Holger (Hannover, DE)

Assignee: Solvay Pharmaceuticals GmbH

International Classification: A61K 31/437 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-26 0:00:00