antagonist

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one that opposes another in a battle, contest, controversy, or debate

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a muscle that relaxes while another contracts

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a drug that neutralizes or counteracts the effects of another drug

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When endoscopic healing was confirmed in the study patients, omeprazole therapy was discontinued, and all patients received 6 months of maintenance therapy with H2 receptor antagonists.
Sucralfate is an effective choice for medical treatment, whereas proton pump inhibitors and H2 receptor antagonists can be used as a supportive treatment.
in 2012, and countless millions of over-the-counter purchases of the proton-pump inhibitors (PPIs) and H2 receptor antagonists (H2RA), about 60 to 70 percent are consumed needlessly, according to Dr.
If an ulcer is the cause of anemia, first-line treatments usually include either H2 receptor antagonists such as famotidine (Pepcid) or cimetidine (Tagamet), or proton pump inhibitors such as omeprazole (Prilosec) or lansoprazole (Prevacid).
H2 receptor antagonists (H2 blockers), including cimetidine (Tagamet), famotidine (Pepcid), nizatidine (Axid) and ranitidine (Zantac).
Prophylaxis with H2 receptor antagonists (H2RAs) and sucralfate are equally efficacious in lowering mortality and length of hospital stay?
There are several marketed products for the symptomatic relief of GERD, which include antacids, H2 receptor antagonists, and PPIs.