Lansoprazole for Long-Term Maintenance Therapy of Erosive Esophagitis: Double-Blind Comparison with Ranitidine

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In a study evaluating the efficacy and safety of lansoprazole to prevent the relapse of erosive esophagitis (EE), 206 of 241 patients (85%) healed after open-label treatment with lansoprazole 30 mg once daily for 8 weeks and received double-blind maintenance treatment with lansoprazole 15 mg once daily or ranitidine 150 mg twice daily for up to 1 year. At 1… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10620-008-0466-9

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