NSAID-associated adverse effects and acid control aids to prevent them: a review of current treatment options.

@article{Naesdal2006NSAIDassociatedAE,
  title={NSAID-associated adverse effects and acid control aids to prevent them: a review of current treatment options.},
  author={J\orgen Naesdal and Kurt P. Brown},
  journal={Drug safety},
  year={2006},
  volume={29 2},
  pages={119-32}
}
NSAIDs are central to the clinical management of a wide range of conditions. However, NSAIDs in combination with gastric acid, which has been shown to play a central role in upper gastrointestinal (GI) events, can damage the gastroduodenal mucosa and result in dyspeptic symptoms and peptic lesions such as ulceration.NSAID-associated GI mucosal injury is an important clinical problem. Gastroduodenal ulcers or ulcer complications occur in up to 25% of patients receiving NSAIDs. However, these… CONTINUE READING
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