Age, burden, divorce and heavy tea consumption are significant risk factors for erosive esophagitis
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a common disorder with a high incidence rate in adults of 10 - 38%. The diagnosis and treatment of GERD are therefore important because the disease, in addition to the highly disturbing typical symptoms, has a series of known consequences. The presence of ...
Drug Limits Stomach Trouble in Patients Taking Low-Dose Aspirin
...rcent of the famotidine group and in 19 percent of the placebo group.
"Famotidine is effective in the prevention of gastric and duodenal ulcers and erosive
esophagitis in patients taking low-dose aspirin," concluded Dr. Ali S. Taha, of the University of Glasgow, and colleagues.
The findings from the FA...
What is different in reflux esophagitis between African-Americans and non-Hispanic whites?
...resent more often in non-Hispanic whites than in African Americans. Heartburn was a more frequent indication for endoscopy in non-Hispanic whites with erosive
esophagitis than in African Americans.
This is the first study to report that reflux esophagitis and its complications, other than Barrett's e...
AstraZeneca Studies Show Relief of Nighttime Heartburn and Reduction in GERD-Related Sleep Disturbances
NEXIUM 40 mg and 20 mg daily are indicated for short-term treatment (4 to 8 weeks) in healing and symptomatic resolution of diagnostically confirmed erosive
esophagitis (EE). NEXIUM 20 mg is indicated to maintain symptom resolution and healing of EE (controlled studies did not extend beyond 6 months), and ...
Sports Drinks May Be Tough on Teeth
...he enamel, causing the teeth to soften and weaken.
The condition, called erosive
tooth wear, can result in severe tooth damage and tooth loss, if not treate... is the first time that the citric acid in sports drinks has been linked to erosive
tooth wear," study leader Dr. Mark Wolff, chairman of cariology and compreh...
Is esomeprazole the best choice for reflux esophagitis patients?
... This will be published on February 28, 2009 in the World Journal of Gastroenterology .
In this study, two hundred and seventy-four patients with erosive
reflux esophagitis were randomized to receive 8 wk of 20 mg omeprazole (n = 68), 30 mg of lansoprazole (n = 69), 40 mg of pantoprazole (n = 69), 40 mg...
Alcohol types and socioeconomic status are associated with Barrett's esophagus risk
...ms are common in Western societies with 10 to 20 percent of adults experiencing at least weekly symptoms. GER is the main predisposing risk factor for erosive
RE, BE and EAC; alcohol may increase GER by causing relaxation of the lower esophageal sphincter.
Using data collected as part of an all-Ireland ca...
KAPIDEX(TM) (dexlansoprazole) delayed release capsules Now Available for the Treatment of GERD
...ptomatic non-erosive Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), the healing of erosive
esophagitis (EE) and the maintenance of healed EE.
KAPIDEX is the fi...KAPIDEX, taken once-daily, is approved for the healing of all grades of erosive
esophagitis (EE) for up to eight weeks, maintaining healing of EE for up to...
RingingCedarsofRussia.org Releases Pine Nut Oil Research Showing That Digestive and Stomach Disorders Respond to Unique Super Food: Siberian Pine Nut Oil
... indicators used as test-measures. They also noted that the use of this apparent super food was "especially effective in the complex treatment of erosive
ulcerous lesions of the stomach." But remarkably, besides reduced inflammation of stomach mucosa and the duodenum, it also improved emotional rea...
Drink Brewed Tea to Avoid Tooth Erosion
... Low erosive
effect on teeth and antioxidants provide health be...t some citric acids found in fruit drinks are more erosive
than hydrochloric or sulfuric acid -- which is als...range juice in terms of their short- and long-term erosive
effect on human teeth. The study found that the...
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Thiarabine Demonstrates a Reduction of Both Inflammatory and Erosive Disease Parameters in Rheumatoid Arthritis
DALLAS, July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ACCESS PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. (OTC Bulletin Board: ACCP) announced today new preclinical data demonstrating that thiarabine shows remarkable efficacy in the prevention and treatment of rheumatoid arthritis (RA). In a well-established animal model...
Takeda's Investigational PPI TAK-390MR Demonstrated Higher Healing Rates Compared to Lansoprazole as the Severity of Erosive Esophagitis Grade Increased, a New Integrated Analysis Showed
TAK-390MR Data Presented at the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting
ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Combined results from two Phase 3
studies presented at the American College of Gastroenterology Annual
Scientific Meeting (ACG) in Orlando, Fla...
TAP Pharmaceutical Products Inc. Announces Phase 3 TAK-390MR Data Demonstrating Higher Overall Healing Versus Lansoprazole in Patients with Erosive Esophagitis
-- Additional Data Demonstrated Higher Overall Maintenance of Healed Erosive
Esophagitis and Symptom Relief versus Placebo --
SAN DIEGO, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- TAP Pharmaceutical Products Inc.
today reported results from three pivotal Phase 3 studies evaluating
investigational new dru...
AstraZeneca Submits NDA for Low Dose Aspirin/Esomeprazole Combination Product
... NEXIUM 40 mg and 20 mg daily are indicated for short-term treatment (4 to 8 weeks) in healing and symptomatic resolution of diagnostically confirmed erosive
NEXIUM should be used only for the conditions, dosages, and durations specified in the Prescribing Information. For more infor...
AstraZeneca Submits sNDA for NEXIUM(R) I.V. for Peptic Ulcer Bleed Indication
... 10 days) of
GERD adult patients with a history of erosive
esophagitis, as an
alternative to oral therapy in ... 10 days) of GERD adult patients with a history of erosive
an alternative to oral therapy in p... as a treatment
of GERD patients with a history of erosive
esophagitis for more than 10
days have not been de...
FDA Concludes There is No Increased Risk of Cardiac Events for Patients Treated with omeprazole and NEXIUM(R) (esomeprazole magnesium)
resolution of diagnostically confirmed erosive
esophagitis. For those
patients who have not heale...ated to
maintain symptom resolution and healing of erosive
studies do not extend beyo...ted
for the short-term treatment (4 to 8 weeks) of erosive
esophagitis that has
been diagnosed by endoscopy.
Studies Show Body Mass Index Has No Effect on Resolution and Healing of GERD Symptoms
other study examined GERD patients with erosive
esophagitis, a condition in
which stomach acid wea...ople with
frequent, persistent heartburn also have erosive
analyzed five randomized,...PPIs are the mainstay of therapy for patients with erosive
non-erosive GERD. These analyses tell us that ...
New Studies Evaluating NexiumIn Pediatric GERD To Be Presented At
Annual Digestive Disease Week Meeting
...y serious complications like failure to
thrive and erosive
esophagitis in children. There are very few
studie...and discussed at the meeting
Healing of erosive
Esophagitis (EE) and Improvement in Symptoms
of Ga...symptomatic resolution
of diagnostically confirmed erosive
esophagitis. For those patients
who have not heale...
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Differentiation of RA from other inflammatory arthritides
Differential diagnosis of RA from other connective tissue diseases such as erosive
systemic lupus erythematosus
Confirmation of diagnosis in seronegative RA
Potential to identify patients who will develop a more severe form of RA...
Company:Inverness Medical Innovations
Erosive in Medical Dictionary
...SAIDs, aspirin, ibuprofen, H. pylori, anemia, and autoimmune disorders. erosive
gastritis involves both inflammation and wearing away of the stomach lining. erosive
gastritis results from irritants such as drugs, especially aspirin and .....
Erosive in Biological News
OJ worse for teeth than whitening says Eastman Institute researchers
...ng tooth erosion, and are investing significant resources into possible preventions and treatments. "We do not yet have an effective tool to avert the erosive
effects, although there are early indications that higher levels of fluoride may help slow down the erosion."
A Texas-based company, Beyond Dental ...
Drink brewed tea to avoid tooth erosion
...t some citric acids found in fruit drinks are more erosive
than hydrochloric or sulfuric acidwhich is also kn...range juice in terms of their short- and long-term erosive
effect on human teeth. The study found that the erosive
effect of tea was similar to that of water, which ...
Beneficial Beetles Battle Pesky Saltcedar
...fields. For example, when rivers and streams overflow their banks, saltcedar bushes can trap natural flood debris, blocking waterflow and causing new, erosive
channels to form. These channels sometimes undercut farm roads and fields, causing them to collapse.
What's more, river rafters or thirsty wildlife...
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