Systematic review: proton-pump inhibitor
failure in gastro-oesophageal reflux disease--where next?
Q I have gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and take an over-the-counter H2 blocker to ease my heartburn--but would a proton-pump inhibitor
be more effective?
Statins, anticoagulants (e.g., clopidogrel, aspirin), and supplements made up the majority of the dangerous combinations seen--for example, clopidogrel used in combination with the proton-pump inhibitor
omeprazole, or aspirin, is linked to an increased risk for heart attacks, bleeding complications, and death.
Intragastric pH With oral vs intravenous bolus plus infusion proton-pump inhibitor
therapy in patients with bleeding ulcers.
use is not associated with osteoporosis or accelerated bone mineral density loss.
For the study, researchers at RTI International, University of Michigan, and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill used a Markov model to compare the costs and outcomes of prescribing low-dose aspirin alone, aspirin plus a proton-pump inhibitor
, or no treatment for coronary heart prevention.
Six months after the wedding, she was seen by an otolaryngologist, who diagnosed reflux laryngitis and prescribed a proton-pump inhibitor
and voice therapy.
Of the 2,560,420 prescriptions for nonselective NSAIDs, only 1,215,762 (47.5%) had concomitant use of a proton-pump inhibitor
On April 29, 2005 GlaxoSmithKline announced that a drug-interaction trial of Lexiva (fosamprenavir) with Nexium (esomeprazole, a proton-pump inhibitor
, often used to reduce stomach acidity for relief of reflux, the unwanted flow of stomach acid into the esophagus), had found no reduction in the in the blood level of amprenavir.
Risk of community-acquired pneumonia with outpatient proton-pump inhibitor
therapy: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Several months earlier, his primary care physician had started him on a proton-pump inhibitor
COPENHAGEN -- Some patients with dyspepsia not caused by reflux or a peptic ulcer who don't respond to a proton-pump inhibitor
during the first week of treatment will respond after a few more weeks, based on results from two studies.