Regression of gastroesophageal reflux disease symptoms using dietary supplementation with melatonin, vitamins and aminoacids: comparison with omeprazole

@article{Pereira2006RegressionOG,
  title={Regression of gastroesophageal reflux disease symptoms using dietary supplementation with melatonin, vitamins and aminoacids: comparison with omeprazole},
  author={Ricardo de Souza Pereira},
  journal={Journal of Pineal Research},
  year={2006},
  volume={41}
}
  • R. Pereira
  • Published 1 October 2006
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Pineal Research
The prevalence of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is increasing. [] Key Method A single blind randomized study was performed in which 176 patients underwent treatment using the supplement cited above (group A) and 175 received treatment of 20 mg omeprazole (group B). Symptoms were recorded in a diary and changes in severity of symptoms noted. All patients of the group A (100%) reported a complete regression of symptoms after 40 days of treatment. On the other hand, 115 subjects (65.7%) of the…

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