TITLE

Review: Quadruple therapies appear to be more effective than triple therapies for eradicating single-drug-resistant Helicobacter pylori

PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Jan/Feb2008, Vol. 148 Issue 1, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a clinical study that evaluates the effect of drug resistance on therapies for Helicobacter pylori infection. A meta-analysis revealed that the nitroimidazole and clarithromycin resistance reduced efficacy of triple therapies for eradicating H. pylori infection. It is noted that the quadruple therapies appeared to be more effective than triple therapies for destroying single-drug-resistant H. pylori infection.
ACCESSION #
28694432

 

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