Mikkel Højlund

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We conducted a double-blind randomized study of 132 patients to determine whether the new, investigational proton-pump inhibitor, omeprazole (30 mg per day), would accelerate healing and pain relief, as compared with cimetidine (1 g per day), in patients with duodenal ulcer. After two weeks of treatment, which was completed by all patients, the healing(More)
Eighty-one adult outpatients with endoscopically confirmed gastric ulceration were treated with cimetidine (1 g/day). In addition, the patients were allocated at random to either intensive antacid treatment or placebo treatment. This part of the study was double-blind. It was found that additional antacid treatment had no effect on ulcer healing and(More)
OBJECTIVE Antipsychotics are associated with a polymorphic ventricular tachycardia, torsades de pointes, which, in the worst case, can lead to sudden cardiac death. The QT interval corrected for heart rate (QTc) is used as a clinical proxy for torsades de pointes. The QTc interval can be prolonged by antipsychotic monotherapy, but it is unknown if the QTc(More)
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