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Peptic ulcer disease: Gastritis: PUD



 - H2 blocker:
   - Cimetidine    
   - Zantac        
   - Pepcid    
   - Nizatidine

 - Other:
   - Antacids
   - Omerprazole
   - Nexium
   - Carafate
   - Protonix
   - Aciphex (rabeprazole sodium):
          - proton pump inhibitor approved for the treatment of erosive or ulcerative gastroesophageal reflux disease, duodenal ulcer, and pathological hypersecretory conditions, including Zollinger-Ellison syndrome.
          - aciphex is a once-daily drug that provides 24-hour relief. The most common side effect of the drug is headache.



  Iowa Family Practice Handbook
  Merck Manual



Histamine2-receptor antagonists. Standard therapy for acid-peptic diseases. 1. (First of Two Parts).

Misoprostol for the treatment of peptic ulcer and antiinflammatory-drug-induced gastroduodenal ulceration.

Stress ulcers and organ failure in intubated patients in surgical intensive care units.



Original Text by Clifford R. Wheeless, III, MD.

Last updated by Data Trace Staff on Tuesday, September 4, 2012 11:40 am