Conditions for acid catalysed luminal nitrosation are maximal at the gastric cardia
- Inclusion of an S-nitrosylating agent in the insufflating gas does not alter gastric activity in rats following pneumoperitoneum. Shah, M. K.; Shimazutsu, K.; Uemura, K.; Takahashi, T.; Stamler, J. S.; Reynolds, J. D. // Surgical Endoscopy;Aug2007, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p1354
We have previously shown that mixing the S-nitrosylating agent ethyl nitrite with carbon dioxide can attenuate pneumoperitoneum-induced decreases in splanchnic blood flow, but it was unclear if this agent would alter gastric function. This question was answered using rats by assessing gastric...
- Maintenance oral pantoprazole therapy is effective for patients with Zollinger-Ellison syndrome and idiopathic hypersecretion Metz, David C.; Soffer, Elaine; Forsmark, Chris E.; Cryer, Byron; Chey, William; Bochenek, Wieslaw; Pisegna, Joseph R. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Feb2003, Vol. 98 Issue 2, p301
: ObjectiveMaintenance proton pump inhibitor (PPI) therapy is effective for gastric acid hypersecretory states, although data with pantoprazole are limited. The aim of this study was to evaluate the safety and efficacy of long term p.o. pantoprazole in individuals with hypersecretion.:...
- For heartburn sufferers: A new way to spell relief? // Tufts University Diet & Nutrition Letter;Jan97, Vol. 14 Issue 11, p6
Comments on the claimed capabilities of the products Prelief and Minute Maid to provide heartburn relief due to stomach acid. Statement that the premise of the products that acidic foods cause discomfort is false; Causes of high acid level.
- Isolated Gastric Varices Occurring 5 Years after Chemotherapy for Splenic Lymphoma. PuIi, Srinivas R.; Farrell, John S.; Alpert, Martin A. // Annals of Internal Medicine;6/15/2004, Vol. 140 Issue 12, p1062
Presents a letter to the editor on Gastric Varices.
- Scientists discover how helicobacter survives gastric acid. Berger, Abi // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);01/29/2000, Vol. 320 Issue 7230, p268
Focuses on a study regarding the survival of Helicobacter pylori in gastric acid. Information on H. pylori; Findings of the study conducted.
- An H2-Receptor Antagonist at Bedtime Keeps the Nocturnal Gastric Acid Away! Brand, R. E. // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Apr1999, Vol. 94 Issue 4, p876
Introduces the article "Ranitidine Controls Nocturnal Gastric Acid Breakthrough on Omeprazole: A Controlled Study in Normal Subjects," by P. L. Peghini, P. O. Katz, D. O. Castell.
- quininium resin test. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1957
A definition of the term "quininium resin test," which refers to a tubeless, non-endoscopic test for insufficient gastric acid secretion, is presented.
- Simple tips to reduce stomach acid. // Asian Pacific Post;10/3/2013, p8
The article offers tips to reduce stomach acid including eating smaller and lighter meals regularly, avoiding eating late in the night, and avoiding peppermint tea.
- Rabeprazole-based therapy in the management of symptomatic gastroesophageal reflux disease. Sloan, Sheldon // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Mar2003 Supplement, Vol. 98, pS49
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is associated with several symptoms, such as heartburn, belching, and regurgitation, which arise from esophageal exposure to gastric acid. Symptoms may occur in the absence of endoscopically observed esophageal mucosal damage and inflammation. These...