Rabeprazole Versus Omeprazole in Preventing Relapse of Erosive or Ulcerative Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

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Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a chronic condition, with 50–80% of patients experiencing recurrence within one year of completing initial treatment. In patients with erosive GERD, proton-pump inhibitors (PPI) provide faster healing and symptom relief than do H2-receptor antagonists and have become the treatment of choice. Rabeprazole is a new PPI… (More)
DOI: 10.1023/A:1005548318996

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