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Synonyms for cimetidine

a drug (trade name Tagamet) used to treat peptic ulcers by decreasing the secretion of stomach acid

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In order to duplicate the successful clinical studies, cimetidine should be taken five days before and up to a year after surgery is performed to remove the primary colon tumor.
The second group of mice had tumors and were injected with myeloid derived suppressor cells and treated with the antihistamine, cimetidine.
2] blockers, cimetidine has the most reported human pregnancy experience, but there is concern that the drug might cause feminization of male offspring.
Randomized, double-blind comparison of immediate release omeprazole oral suspension versus intravenous cimetidine for the prevention of upper gastrointestinal bleeding in critically ill patients.
30 mg/kg PO q24h) and cimetidine (5 mg/kg PO ql2h) was begun and continued throughout the clinical course of therapy until death of the bird.
2]RAs, cimetidine is the least potent, ranitidine is in the middle, and famotidine is the most potent.
g sodium bicarbonate; and drugs that reduce or block the production of acid such as cimetidine, and ranitidine.
1) Collins reported that the interim use of cimetidine facilitated the performance of elective diverticulectomy for life-threatening hemorrhage from a Meckel diverticulum.
A drug called cimetidine, more commonly used for healing stomach ulcers, has also been found to be effective in controlling some symptoms of IC.
pylori infections, doctors usually prescribe two antibiotics--including amoxycillin, clarithromycin, tetracycline, and metronidazole--along with an acid-lowering medicine such as Pepto-Bismol, ranitidine, cimetidine, famotidine, omprazole, pantoprazole and lansoprazole.
2]-receptor antagonists include ranitidine (Zantac), cimetidine (Tagamet), and famotidine (Pepcid AC).
For more significant symptoms, H2 blockers such as cimetidine and ranitidine can be used.
In addition, many common medicines--blood pressure drugs, antihistamines, antidepressants, tranquilizers, appetite suppressants, and cimetidine (an ulcer drug)--can produce ED as a side effect.