Eosinophilic oesophagitis: a novel treatment using Montelukast
- Proton Pump Inhibitors Therapy for Eosinophilic Esophagitis. Molina-Infante, Javier; Zamorano, Jose; Rivas, Maria D.; Fernandez-Bermejo, Miguel // Journal of Allergy & Therapy;Special2012, Vol. 3 Issue S, Special section p1
Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) are the pharmacological cornerstone for acid-related peptic disorders, especially gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), on account of their powerful suppression of gastric acid secretion. GERD is the most common esophageal disease, with approximately 10-20% of...
- "How I BEAT My Acid-Reflux Nightmare!". Burns, Ralph // Granite City Press-Record;10/12/2011, Vol. 53 Issue 76, pA3
The article discusses the effectiveness of AloeCure for the treatment of acid reflux.
- Proton Pump Inhibitor Should Be Initial Drug Therapy to Control Reflux. // Modern Medicine;Oct98, Vol. 66 Issue 10, p11
Discusses the abstract of the article `Consensus statement for management of gastroesophageal reflux disease: Result of a workshop meeting at Yale University School of Medicine, November 16 and 17, 1997,' by S.F. Moss, Arnold R. Tytgat GNJ et al, published in the July 1998 issue of the `Journal...
- Effect of nifedipine administration (10 mg) on esophageal acid exposure time. Ishikawa, Hisagi; Iwakiri, Katsuhiko; Sugiura, Toshiaki; Kobayashi, Masafumi // Journal of Gastroenterology;2000, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p43
Abstract: The effect of nifedipine administration (10mg) on esophageal acid exposure time was investigated in 11 non-reflux esophagitis (non-RE) patients and 11 grade C (Los Angeles classification) reflux esophagitis (RE) patients. In each subject, esophageal pH monitoring was performed, with...
- MedSurg Minute. // MEDSURG Nursing;Aug99, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p256
Presents the steps in the management of gastroesophageal reflux disease, according to the International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders.
- Managing complicated GERD. Castell, Donald O.; Pennachio, Dorothy L. // Patient Care;8/30/2001, Vol. 35 Issue 16, p1
Focuses on the management of patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Manifestations of the disease; Advances in diagnosis and therapy; Description of a typical case of complicated GERD; Treatment for the disease; Role of ablation in treating patients with Barrett's esophagus.
- Use of acid reduction therapy and medical costs among medically versus surgically managed GERD patients: 30-month updated results. Sullivan, Erin M; Pelletier, Elise M; Richter, Joel E // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep2003 Supplement, Vol. 98, pS236
An abstract of the article "Use of Acid Reduction Therapy and Medical Costs Among Medically Versus Surgically Managed GERD Patients: 30-month Updated Results," by Erin M. Sullivan, Elise M. Pelletier, and Joel E. Richter is presented.
- GASTROESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE.THERAPEUTICAL OPTIONS. Munteanu, A. C.; Drăguşin, L.; Şurlin, V.; Munteanu, M.; Vasile, L.; Pogoran, Nicoleta; Pîrşcoveanu, M.; Ruxanda, Anca; Iordache, Violeta // Current Health Sciences Journal;2015, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p80
An abstract of the article "Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. Therapeutical Options," by A.C. Munteanu and colleagues is presented.
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: Diagnosis and Management. Scott, Mark; GELHOT, AIMEE R. // American Family Physician;3/1/1999, Vol. 59 Issue 5, p1161
Part I. Discusses the etiology and treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease. Overview of the disease; Pathophysiology; Clinical presentation; Response to omeprazole.