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nizatidine

 [nĭ-za´tĭ-dēn]
a histamine H2 receptor antagonist, used to inhibit gastric acid secretion in the treatment of gastric and duodenal ulcer, gastroesophageal reflux disease, and conditions that cause gastric hypersecretion; administered orally.

nizatidine

/ni·za·ti·dine/ (nĭ-zat´ĭ-dēn) a histamine H2 receptor antagonist, used to inhibit gastric acid secretion in the treatment of gastric and duodenal ulcer, gastroesophageal reflux disease, and conditions that cause gastric hypersecretion.

nizatidine

(nī-zăt′ĭ-dēn′)
n.
A histamine receptor antagonist, C12H21N5O2S2, that inhibits the secretion of gastric acid and is used to treat duodenal and gastric ulcers and gastroesophageal reflux disease.

nizatidine

A H2-receptor antagonist used to treat peptic ulcer disease.
 
Adverse reactions
Diarrhoea, headache, drowsiness, fatigue, muscle pain, constipation, confusion, agranulocytosis, gynaecomastia, impotence, allergic reactions, tachycardia, arrhythmias, interstitial nephritis.

nizatidine

Axid® Therapeutics An H2-receptor antagonist used to treat peptic ulcer disease Adverse reactions Diarrhea, headache, drowsiness, fatigue, muscle pain, constipation, confusion, agranulocytosis, gynecomastia, impotence, allergic reactions, tachycardia, arrhythmias, interstitial nephritis, etc. See Histamine receptor antagonists.

nizatidine

An H2 RECEPTOR ANTAGONIST drug used to prevent and treat peptic ulcers. Brand names are Axid and Zinga.

nizatidine (nīzat´ədēn´),

n brand name: Axid;
drug class: H2-histamine receptor antagonist;
action: inhibits histamine at H2 receptor site in parietal cells, which inhibits gastric acid secretion;
uses: duodenal ulcer, Zollinger-Ellison syndrome, gastric ulcers, hypersecretory conditions, gastroesophageal reflux disease, stress ulcers.

nizatidine

a histamine H2-receptor antagonist, similar to cimetidine, used to reduce gastric acidity in the treatment of gastrointestinal ulceration.
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2] receptor antagonists, such as cimetidine [Tagamet[R]], nizatidine [Axid[R]] and ranitidine [Zantac[R]]) - experience reduced first-pass metabolism (Caballaria et al.
Over the years I have tried Tagamet, Losec and others and am now taking Nizatidine.
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Nizatidine (Axid[R]) is approved for treatment of duodenal ulcers but is not yet approved for treatment of stomach ulcers.
PPIs include omeprazole, lansoprazole, pantoprazole, Nexium (esomeprazole) and Aciphex (rabeprazole); and histamine blockers such as ranitidine, nizatidine, famotidine and cimetidine.
2] antagonists cimetidine (Tagamet), famotidine (Pepcid), nizatidine (Axid), and ranitidine (Zantac) and the proton pump inhibitors esomeprazole (Nexium), lansoprazole (Prevacid), omeprazole (Prilosec), pantoprazole (Protonix), and rabeprazole (Aciphex).
2] receptor antagonists cimetidine, famotidine, and ranitidine are all category B agents and are preferred over nizatidine, which is listed in category C (table 4).
Besides these two drugs, the patient also took verapamil, nizatidine, digoxin, and enalapril.
2] blockers are available: cimetidine, famotidine, nizatidine, and ranitidine.