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Recent Medication for Peptic Ulcers

Elaboration 2018 7 Pages

Medicine - Therapy

Summary

Peptic ulcer has become one of the leading gastrointestinal (GIT) disorders. This phenomenon is attributable to the causes of the ulcers, especially Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infections which are difficult to treat . They are also caused by acid production from the gastric lining. Therefore, treatment with recent medication depends on the cause of peptic ulcers. Currently, there are different forms of medication used for treating peptic ulcers comprising of antibiotics, acid blockers, antacids, and cytoprotective agents.

This article provides a comprehensive discussion on recent medication for peptic ulcers.

Details

Pages
7
Year
2018
ISBN (eBook)
9783668624658
ISBN (Book)
9783668624665
File size
455 KB
Language
English
Catalog Number
v388475
Institution / College
Egerton University
Grade
1
Tags
recent medication peptic ulcers

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