Treatment

Treatment of Helicobacter Pylori Infection.

Treatment regimens 1. FDA approved regimens There are three dual drug regimens in the United States, and all have similar eradication rates: Omeprazole (Prilosec) and clarithromycin (Biaxin). The eradication rate with this regimen was 78 percent in U.S….

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

There are two forms of idiopathic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD): ulcerative colitis, a mucosal inflammatory condition confined to the rectum and colon, and Crohn’s disease, a transmural inflammation of gastrointestinal (GI) mucosa that may occur in any part…

Treatment of Helicobacter Pylori Infection. Primary Care

Primary care physicians and Helicobacter pylori infection The attitudes of primary care physicians to the treatment of Helicobacter pylori infection have been examined in several studies. In one study conducted in a family practice in 1995, Penston and Mistry…