cimetidine


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Related to cimetidine: omeprazole, ranitidine
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a drug (trade name Tagamet) used to treat peptic ulcers by decreasing the secretion of stomach acid

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This retrospective analysis was therefore carried out to examine the association of age (<65 years, [greater than or equal to]65 years) with reflux oesophagitis lesions and symptoms before and after antisecretory treatment (omeprazole 20 mg once daily, cimetidine 400 mg four times daily or ranitidine 150 mg twice daily).
Cimetidine, commonly known as Tagamet[R], is a well-known over-the-counter medication used historically to alleviate heartburn.
Cimetidine is a CYP2C19 inhibitor and should not be taken with clopidogrel, she added.
One group was kept as vehicle control and another group treated with cimetidine, a standard drug.
As a generic drug manufacturer, IVAX holds abbreviated new drug applications (ANDAs) for Cimetidine, Ranitidine and Famotidine as well as being their primary manufacturer.
I've been given cimetidine but I still feel full of acid on some days.
2]-blocker in forestalling weight gain has been suggested by case reports in which cimetidine reduced appetite and weight in healthy overweight individuals and those with type 2 diabetes mellitus.
There is no evidence that cimetidine (Tagamet) is teratogenic in humans, based on data from a Michigan Medicaid study and studies from Sweden, Italy, and England.
marketing the product under the Lamisil AT label; cimetidine suspension, an acid reducer, was transferred to O-T-C status, with SmithKline Beecham Consumer Healthcare making the product under the Tagamet HB 200 name; and Novartis' nicotine replacement transdermal patch (Habitrol) made the switch to nonprescription status.
Delavirdine should not be taken with the following: alprazolam (Xanax), midazolam (Versed), triazolam (Halcion), carbamazipine (Carbatrol, Tegretol, Tegretol XR), phenobarbital, phenytoin (Dilantin), cisapride (Propulsid), cimetidine (Tagamet), famotidine (Pepcid), nizatidine (Axid), ranitidine (Zantac), rifampin (Rifadin, Rimactane) or rifabutin (Mycobutin).
ARECENT research has shown Cimetidine, a drug traditionally used to treat ulcers, may help to calm down the bladder.
Here are some of the better-known ones: the anti-ulcer drug and indigestion remedy cimetidine, water tablets like bendrofluazide, the anti-fungal ketoconazole, the heart pill digoxin, beta-blockers like propanolol and the hormonal treatments for prostate cancer (like cyproterone acetate).
This multinational double-blind trial compared the efficacy and safety of ranitidine 300 mg nocte, 300 mg post-evening meal (pem) and cimetidine 800 mg nocte in patients with endoscopically verified duodenal ulcer disease aged < 60 years (n = 1318) and [greater than or equal to] 60 years (n = 354).
Examples include theophyline, cimetidine, codeine, isoniazid, lithium, and valproic acid.