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rabeprazole

 [rah-bep´rah-zōl]
an inhibitor of stomach hydrochloric acid secretion administered orally as the sodium salt in treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease and similar conditions marked by excessive acid.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

rabeprazole

Aciphex® GI disease A proton pump inhibitor used to manage for heartburn, duodenal ulcers, gastric ulcers, GERD, hypersecretory conditions–eg, Zollinger-Ellison syndrome. See GERD.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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