Medium-dose antacids versus cimetidine in the short-term treatment of duodenal ulcer.

@article{Porro1986MediumdoseAV,
  title={Medium-dose antacids versus cimetidine in the short-term treatment of duodenal ulcer.},
  author={Gabriele Bianchi Porro and Fabrizio Raffaello Parente and Marco Lazzaroni and Stefania Baroni and E Panza},
  journal={Journal of clinical gastroenterology},
  year={1986},
  volume={8 2},
  pages={141-5}
}
Seventy-eight patients with endoscopically proven duodenal ulcer were randomly allocated to be treated with a medium dose of liquid aluminum-magnesium antacid (75 ml in five daily doses) or cimetidine (400 mg twice daily) for 4 weeks in a prospective double-blind, double-dummy study. Healing rates at completion of trial were 66.7% in the cimetidine-treated… CONTINUE READING