Efficacy of lansoprazole in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease in children.

@article{Tolia2002EfficacyOL,
  title={Efficacy of lansoprazole in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease in children.},
  author={Vasundhara Tolia and George D. Ferry and Thirumazhisai S Gunasekaran and Bidan Huang and Roberta Keith and Linda Book},
  journal={Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition},
  year={2002},
  volume={35 Suppl 4},
  pages={S308-18}
}
OBJECTIVES To assess the efficacy of lansoprazole for the relief of symptoms due to gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) in children 1 to 11 years of age. In addition, the efficacy in healing of erosive esophagitis (EE) was determined in those children with EE who were enrolled in the study. METHODS In this phase I/II, open-label, multicenter (11 sites) U.S. study, children with symptomatic GERD, EE by endoscopy, and/or intraesophageal pH < 4 for greater than 4.2% of the time based on 24… CONTINUE READING

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