Helicobacter pylon and antibiotic resistance
- Helicobacter Pylori Infection in Children. Rajindrajith, Shaman; Devanarayana, Niranga M.; De Silva, Hithanadura Janaka // Saudi Journal of Gastroenterology;Apr2009, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p86
Helicobacter pylori infection is a common problem in pediatric practice, and its acquisition is related with poor socioeconomic conditions. Although the organism is thought to be responsible for many diseases, only a handful of them have a direct causal relationship. At present, only a small...
- Bismuth based regimes should be first line therapy for Helicobacter pylori eradication. Iakovenko, E.P.; Grigoriev, P.; Yakovenko, A.V.; Bikbavova, R.; Anashkin, V.; Anaeva, T.; Aldiyarova, M.; Soluyanova, I. // Gut;Sep2002 Supplement 2, Vol. 51, pA92
Increasing of antibiotic resistance of Helicobacter pylori (Hp), ability of bismuth compounds overcome it may have a significant clinical impact on efficacy and choice of current anti-Hp regimens eradication Aim: to compare the eradication rate of Hp-infection in 1997 and in 2001 year (yr) using...
- Helicobacter pylori Infection, cag A Status, and Duodenal Ulcer Disease in Children. Elitsur, Yoram; Weir, Susan C. // Journal of Infectious Diseases;9/1/2000, Vol. 182 Issue 3, p1007
Comments on the article entitled 'Factors associated with Helicobacter pylori infection by a cagA-positive strain in children' which appeared in a 2000 issue of 'The Journal of Infectious Diseases.' Relationship between inflammatory index and the presence of cagA antibody in symptomatic...
- Reply. de Magalhaes Queiroz, Dulciene Maria; Noguiera, Ana Margarida Miguel Ferreira; Rocha, Gilfone Aguiar; Rocha, Andreia Maria Camargos // Journal of Infectious Diseases;9/1/2000, Vol. 182 Issue 3, p1008
Replies on the comment made by Yoram Elitsur concerning the article entitled 'Factors associated with Helicobacter pylori infection by a cagA-positive strain in children' which appeared in the 2000 issue of 'The Journal of Infectious Diseases.' Importance of dietary habits and the evolution of...
- Ulcer-causing bacterium now detectable by breath test. // Medical Update;Nov96, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p1
Reports that the United States Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first antibiotic treatment for peptic ulcers. Combining of omeprazole and clarithromycin; Eradication of the Helicobacter pylori infection.
- Antibiotic-Resistant H. pylori Infection and Its Treatment. Qureshi, Waqar A.; Graham, David Y. // Current Pharmaceutical Design;Oct2000, Vol. 6 Issue 15, p1537
Helicobacter pylori infection causes progressive damage to gastric mucosa and results in serious disease such as peptic ulcer disease, MALT lymphoma, or gastric adenocarcinoma in 20% to 30% of patients. The current approach is to make a firm diagnosis, give combination antibiotic and...
- Response to Yuan and Leontiadis. Basu, P Patrick // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jul2012, Vol. 107 Issue 7, p1107
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Levofloxacin-based three antibiotic regimen for H. pylori eradication," by Y. Yuan, G. I. Leontiadis in the previous issue in 2012.
- Relevance of antibiotic sensitivities in predicting failure of omeprazole, clarithromycin, and tinidazole to eradicate Helicobacter pylori. Moayyedi, Paul; Ragunathan, P. L.; Mapstone, Nic; Axon, Anthony T. R.; Tompkins, David S. // Journal of Gastroenterology;1998, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p160
Abstract: Omeprazole 20mg once (o.d.) or twice daily (b.d.), clarithromycin 250mg b.d., and tinidazole 500mg b.d. for 7 days (OCF) is an effective regimen against Helicobacter priori, but the effect of 5-nitroimidazole resistance is unclear. We aimed to evaluate this using the disc diffusion...
- Studies continue to hone dosing regimens to eradicate H pylori... // Modern Medicine;Dec96, Vol. 64 Issue 12, p15
Reports on the US Food and Drug Administration's approval of three antibiotic combinations to treat Helicobacter pylori infection. Cure rate for the three drug combinations; Side effects; Testing of another regimen in which a second antibiotic is added to clarithromycin.