Famotidine

Known as: (1-Amino-3-(((2-((diaminomethylene)amino)-4-thiazolyl)methyl)thio)propylidene)sulfamide, Famotidine [Chemical/Ingredient], 3-(((2-((Aminoiminomethyl)amino)-4-thiazolyl)methyl)thio)-N-(aminosulfonyl)propanimidamide 
A propanimidamide and histamine H2-receptor antagonist with antacid activity. As a competitive inhibitor of histamine H2-receptors located on the… (More)

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1975-2017
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2010
2010
BACKGROUND & AIMS Little is known about the efficacy of H(2)-receptor antagonists in preventing recurrence of aspirin-related… (More)
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2009
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2009
BACKGROUND There are few therapeutic options for the prevention of gastrointestinal mucosal damage caused by low-dose aspirin. We… (More)
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2008
2008
Although famotidine was reported to be 7.5 and 20 times more potent than ranitidine and cimetidine, respectively, its oral… (More)
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2008
2008
The main aim of the present study was to evaluate potential of ternary complexation (comprising of drug, cyclodextrin and polymer… (More)
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2007
2007
The purpose of this investigation was to prepare a gastroretentive drug delivery system of famotidine. Floating tablets of… (More)
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2001
2001
It has been reported that both omeprazole and famotidine have a protective effect against gastric mucosal damage induced by… (More)
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2000
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2000
Ghrelin, a novel growth-hormone-releasing peptide, was discovered in rat and human stomach tissues. However, its physiological… (More)
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1997
1997
BACKGROUND & AIMS Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are strongly associated with gastroduodenal ulceration. How to… (More)
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1996
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1996
BACKGROUND Acid suppression with famotidine, a histamine H2-receptor antagonist, provides protection against gastric injury in… (More)
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1992
1992
Peptic ulcer bleeding often stops spontaneously but rebleeding may be catastrophic. Emergency surgery carries risks so safe… (More)
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