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a histamine blocker (trade name Pepcid) used to treat peptic ulcers and gastritis and esophageal reflux

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The Sindh Acid Control and Acid Crime Prevention, drafted by the ministry says, if any person is attacked with acid, monetary relief will be given to the victim to meet their medical and rehabilitation expenses, especially, when the medical board recommends treatment at private or foreign medical institutions.
The Acid Control Act of Bangladesh demands special tribunals for acid cases where investigations must be completed within 30 days, with provision for up to 60-day extension.
Acid attacks became illegal in Pakistan in 2010 when parliament passed the Acid Control and Acid Crime Prevention Bill; this can carry punishments of up to lifetime imprisonment.
gt;> The Lower House of Parliament in Pakistan unanimously passed the Acid Control and Acid Crime Prevention Bill last year.
In 2011, Pakistan passed a law in the form of Acid Control and Acid Crime Prevention Bill that established tougher penalties for an acid-attack conviction -- 14 years to life behind bars and a fine of up to $11,000.
Last fall, Pakistan's government unanimously passed the Acid Control and Acid Crime Prevention bill, which established tougher penalties for acid-attack convictions: 14 years to life behind bars and a fine of up to $11,000.
Acid attacks were previously considered assault by the law, but thanks to lobbying by activists are now specifically dealt with under the Acid Control and Acid Crime Prevention Bill 2010, enacted as law by Pakistani legislators at the end of 2011.
Others have complete acid control, but persistent symptoms caused by non-acid reflux as confirmed by symptom index.
In patients with persistent typical GORD symptoms despite twice daily PPI therapy, standard transnasal oesophageal pH monitoring is most likely to be normal, but where adequate acid suppression is in question, a 24-hour pH study while taking medications can help to quantify the effectiveness of acid control.
Others have complete acid control, but they have persistent symptoms caused by nonacid reflux as confirmed by symptom index.
3) The availability of an immediate-release PPI that may be taken at bedtime offers physicians a new option for managing patients who need nighttime acid control.
Long-term acid control and proton pump inhibitors: interactions and safety issues in perspective.
The type of binder, strength and amount of the acid control the cure rate.
In the oyster, proteins that bristle with negatively charged polyaspartic acid control the growth of the shell.
Control systems - The temporary nitric acid control room is operational and plans are being prepared for a new permanent control facility.