Treatment Guidelines from The Medical Letter
Drugs for Peptic Ulcer Disease and GERD
September 1, 2011 (Issue: 109)Peptic ulcer disease (PUD) is usually caused by nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) or by infection with Helicobacter pylori. Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) can be caused by transient lower esophageal sphincter relaxation,...more
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