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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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Standard heartburn medications that are not PPIs, including famotidine (Pepcid[R]), nizatidine (Axid[R]), and ranitidine (Zantac[R]), do not seem to be related to heart problems in this report.
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3 December 2009 - US-based generic pharmaceuticals maker Amneal Pharmaceuticals LLC said today it has obtained US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval to manufacture Nizatidine Oral Solution in the 15 mg/mL strength effective 18 November 2009.
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The agency is recommending the use of the H2 blockers ranitidine (Zantac), famotidine (Pepcid), and nizatidine (Axid) for reducing stomach acid in patients on clopidogrel.
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