Proton pump inhibitors are also acid reducers
but are much more powerful than the H2-blockers.
difficile outside the hospital were three times as likely as uninfected people to use proton pump inhibitors (PPIs), such as Prilosec, and twice as likely to use H2 blockers, an older class of acid reducers
These drugs are also acid reducers
, but are much more powerful and a newer class of medications than other acid reducers
ranitidine acid reducer
and Excedrin Migraine (a mixture of 250 mg.
NEW YORK--From the 1982 approval of triprolidine hydrochloride (the antihistamine used in Actifed capsules and syrup) for over-the-counter sale; to the 1995 clearance of ranitidine in the acid reducer
Zantac 75, to scores of ingredients found in a multitude of other products, the movement of medications from prescription to O-T-C status has had a major impact on the health care system in the United States.
For instance, says Flynn, a patient taking a prescription-strength acid reducer
may have made enough progress so that he or she can use the lower-strength O-T-C version of the product.
In less than a year it launched the adult analgesic Orudis KT, the acid reducer
Axid AR, and the pediatric analgesic and fever reducer Children's Advil Suspension.
But it wasn't until the early 1990s that they launched a game-changing class of acid reducers
CKD is managed with supportive care, including potassium supplements, anti-nausea drugs, acid reducers
, fluid therapy and feeding tubes.
In the gastrointestinal arena, Ohm has recently brought back Ranitidine 75-mg and 150-mg tablets, both popular acid reducers
. This will help aid Ohm in expanding its already respectable market presence in this category.
My doctor prescribed acid reducers
and cm antibiotic.
NEW YORK -- Merchandising and promoting an expanded selection of products has helped chain drug stores capture an enviable position in the digestives category, paced by such items as novel acid reducers
, antidiarrheals, colon cleansers, laxatives and a host of nonprescription gastrointestinal remedies.