Esomeprazole with aspirin versus clopidogrel for prevention of recurrent gastrointestinal ulcer complications.

@article{Lai2006EsomeprazoleWA,
  title={Esomeprazole with aspirin versus clopidogrel for prevention of recurrent gastrointestinal ulcer complications.},
  author={Kam Lai and K F Chu and Wai-mo Hui and Benjamin Chun-yu Wong and Wai Ka Hung and Ching-kong Loo and W. H. Hu and Annie On-On Chan and Ka-Fai Kwok and Tang-Tat Fung and John Wong and Shiu-kum Lam},
  journal={Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association},
  year={2006},
  volume={4 7},
  pages={
          860-5
        }
}
BACKGROUND AND AIMS The role of clopidogrel in patients at risk for gastrointestinal complications is uncertain, although it has been recommended for patients who have gastrointestinal intolerance to aspirin. We tested the hypothesis that clopidogrel is as effective as esomeprazole and aspirin in preventing recurrences of ulcer complications. METHODS This was a prospective, double-blind, randomized, controlled study of 170 patients who developed ulcer bleeding after the use of low-dose… CONTINUE READING
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