Treatment Guidelines from The Medical Letter
Drugs for Peptic Ulcer Disease and GERD
April 1, 2014 (Issue: 140)H2-RECEPTOR ANTAGONISTS (H2RAs) — Currently available H2RAs are listed in Table 1. These drugs inhibit the action of histamine at the H2-receptor of the gastric parietal cell, decreasing basal acid secretion and, to a lesser degree,...more
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