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Furthermore, patients with a history of gastric or duodenal ulcer and take low-dose aspirin will be better able to prevent the development of ulcers without increasing the number of pill that they take.
Seeking Indication Expansion for Prevention of Recurrent Gastric or Duodenal Ulcer Caused by Low-Dose Aspirin Therapy and Approval of New Formulation
Objective: Risk factors for hemorrhage due to gastric and/or duodenal ulcer in patients diagnosed by upper gastrointestinal (Gl) endoscopy were investigated in the present study.
8 per cent of patients in the Nexium(R) group had developed a gastric or duodenal ulcer, compared to 6.
6) Patients younger than 50 years old who present with a perforated duodenal ulcer without shock and do not take NSAIDs are likely to have H pylori infection and are reasonable candidates for nonoperative treatment as outlined above, as well as H pylori eradication.
Treating a duodenal ulcer with a gastric diet is rather an old fashioned approach.
These antibodies are useful for the prevention or treatment of gastritis, gastric ulcers and duodenal ulcers caused by infection of Helicobacter pylori.
H pylori infects more than half the human population and while infection is often without symptoms, the organism is responsible for chronic gastritis, and most gastric and duodenal ulcers (excluding ulcers related to the use of non-steroidal antibiotic-inflammatory drugs).