Peptic Ulcer Disease; Peptic Ulcers
Peptic ulcer is a non-malignant ulcer of the stomach (called gastric ulcer) or duodenum (called duodenal ulcer). By far most instances are now known to be due to Helicobacter pylori, a spiral-shaped bacterium that lives in the acid environment of the stomach. These ulcers can also be caused or worsened by drugs such as Aspirin and other NSAIDs.
Protonix is used for:
§ the short-term (up to 8 weeks) healing of a gradual breakdown (erosion) or sore (ulceration) in the esophagus which may be caused by the backward flow of gastric acid from the stomach into the esophagus (gastroesophageal reflux disease or GERD). For people who have not healed after 8 weeks of treatment, an additional 8 week course of Protonix may be considered. ...
Peptic Ulcer as related to Pantoprazole
- Pantoprazole User Reviews for Peptic Ulcer at Drugs.com
Reviews and ratings for pantoprazole when used in the treatment of peptic ulcer. 2 reviews submitted.
- Peptic ulcer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The typical dose of pantoprazole for peptic ulcer disease is 40 mg once daily for 4 to 8 weeks with similar long term maintenance doses.
- Peptic Ulcers: Symptoms, Diet, Causes, and Treatment
Peptic ulcers are caused by an infection with H. pylori or certain medications. Symptoms of peptic ulcer include abdominal pain, vomiting, nausea, loss of appetite ...
- Peptic Ulcer Disease - American Family Physician
Peptic ulcer disease is a problem of the gastrointestinal tract characterized by mucosal damage secondary to pepsin and gastric acid secretion.
- Treatment - Peptic ulcer - Mayo Clinic
Peptic ulcer â€” Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes, treatment and self-care of this digestive condition.
- Pantoprazole for the treatment of peptic ulcer bleeding â€¦
Protonix User Reviews for Stomach Ulcer at Drugs.com
Reviews and ratings for protonix when used in the treatment of stomach ulcer. 8 reviews submitted.
- IV Pantoprazole vs Ranitidine for the Prevention of Peptic â€¦
Clinical Trial: Intravenous Pantoprazole vs. Ranitidine for the Prevention of Peptic Ulcer Rebleeding: A Multicentre, Multinational, Randomized Trial