[Esophageal complications of non steroidal antiinflammatory drugs].


The effect of non steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) on esophageal mucosa is not well known. NSAIDs do not provoke gastro-esophageal reflux disease in healthy subjects but can worsen a preexistant non symptomatic reflux. Mechanism of action is not determined; NSAIDs do not modify the motility of lower esophagus sphincter or of esophageal body. A… (More)


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