Cimetidine pharmacokinetics in patients with Zollinger-Ellison syndrome.


Although most patients with Zollinger-Ellison syndrome can be effectively treated with histamine H2-receptor antagonists, many patients require large doses of drug to inhibit gastric acid secretion adequately. The purpose of the present study was to compare the pharmacokinetics of a 1200-mg oral dose of cimetidine in 9 patients with Zollinger-Ellison… (More)