nizatidine


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ni·zat·i·dine

 (nī-zăt′ĭ-dēn′)
n.
A histamine receptor antagonist, C12H21N5O2S2, that inhibits the secretion of gastric acid and is used to treat duodenal and gastric ulcers and gastroesophageal reflux disease.

[ni(tro)- + alteration of (a)zo- + -tidine, histamine receptor antagonist suff.; see ranitidine.]
Translations

nizatidine

n nizatidina
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Another option is to use a different [H.sub.2] antagonist such as famotidine or nizatidine.
Nizatidine (Axid) has few, if any drug interactions, but there are almost no pregnancy or breast-feeding data on this drug in humans.
No primary effect on LES (Zantac[R]), famotidine pressure, gastric motility, (Pepcid[R]), and nizatidine or esophageal clearance.
A double blind, placebo-controlled study of the effectiveness and safety of nizatidine in the prevention of postprandial heartburn.
She had a history of reflux, which had been treated with nizatidine for 2 months.
All patients were treated for 1 week: 109 were randomized to treatment with the [H.sub.2] blocker nizatidine, and 111 were randomized to the PPI pantoprazole.
"If you do not need to be on a PPI, then another option might be discontinuing the PPI or potentially choosing a histamine-2 (H2) blocker." H2 blockers include cimetidine (Tagamet), famotidine (Pepcid), nizatidine (Axid) and ranitidine (Zantac).
Since the beginning of 2002 Teva has introduced 15 products to the market, including AB-rated versions of amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium tablets, the bioequivalent of GlaxoSmithKline's anti-infective drug Augmentin; nizatidine capsules, bioequivalent to Eli Lilly and Co.'s anti-infective Ceclor CD; tizanidine HCl tablets, bioequivalent to Elan Pharmaceuticals" spasticity treatment Zanaflex; tramadol HCl tablets, the bioequivalent of Ortho McNeil Pharmaceutical's pain reliever Ultram; and buspirone HCl tablets, bioequivalent to Bristol-Myers Squibb Co.'s BuSpar.
In a blinded 16-week study, 132 patients received the histamine [H.sub.2] blocker nizatidine, 150 or 300 mg bid, as adjunctive therapy with olanzapine.
In another study of similar patients that compared 40 mg of Protonix to 150 mg of nizatidine (Axid) twice a day, 83% of those on the PPI had healed by 8 weeks vs.
In another study that compared 40 mg of Protonix to 150 mg of nizatidine (Axid) twice a day, 83% of those on the PPI had healed by 8 weeks vs.