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T/F: PPIs are associated with faster healing rates and symptom relief in tx of PUD than H2As.
Which antibiotics exhibit antibacterial effects against H. Pylori?
Omeprazole + Sodium Bicarb
Protonix - least amount of DI. OK with Plavix
Magnesium hydroxide + Aluminum hydroxide
Alginic Acid + Aluminum hydroxide + Mag hydroxide
Mag Hydroxide + Alumnium Hydroxide + Simethicone
What aminosalicylates are used to treat inflammatory bowel disease?
- Sulfasalazine (Azulfidine) - take after meals and avoid sun exposure
- Mesalamine (Asacol, Pentasa, Rowasa, Canasa (SU))
- Balsalazide (Colazal)
Which antibacterials are used in the treatment of IBD?
Ciprofloxacin (Cipro) - separate 4-6 hours apart from antacids
Which corticosteroids are used to treat IBD?
Budesonide (Entocort EC)
Which immunosupressants and what antimetabolite are used to treat IBD?
Cyclosporine (Neoral, Sandimmune)
Anti-metabolite = MTX
Which immunomodulators are used to treat IBD?
Which medications are used to treat IBS?
Anticholinergics (Bentyl, Levsin)
Anti-depressants (Elavil, Paxil)
Lubiprostone (Amitiza) - C-2 Cl- channel activator
What is the 1st line treatment for H. pylori infections?
PPI, Clarithromycin, Amoxicillin
If patient has allergy to PCN, which treatment regiment would you use?
PPI, Metronidazole, bismuth, tetracycline