Go to antacid, active ingredient in TUMS
Mucus secreting cells in intestinal lining
Prokinetic agent, increases LES pressure
Not recommended for acid reflux, dosed QID, forms viscous adhesive on ulcer crater
ADR of anti-histamine’s, dizziness, spinning room
Side effect of GERD, ADR of Imodium
Omeprazole and sodium bicarb
Brand only, PPI
Blood in stool
Initial treatment for ulcerative colitis
Weakening of bone, extra intestinal manifestation
250/500 mg capsules that are effective in entire GI tract
________ tenderness, indicates severe to fulminant UC
lifestyle modification for nocturnal symptoms of GERD
Medication that is an irritant to mucosa in GERD
use of loperamide may cause this condition
Food that decreases LES pressure
___ weeks of PPI is the choice for symptomatic relief and healing of erosive esophagitis
PPI’s are dosed 30-60 mins before which meal?
Food may relieve the pain when dealing with a ____ ulcer
When there are drug interactions with antacid use, separate antacid by ____ hours
A dangerous complication of GI ulcers
Barrier to effective treatment of H. pylori infection
Drug used for prevention of NSAID ulcers, but contraindicated in pregnancy
An independent risk factor for stress-related mucosal bleeding
used for IBS-D and hits Mu receptors
emergency use in IBS-C and CIC
IBS-C in women, OI-Constipation
classic symptom of PUD
Protective factor for PUD
Generic name for Sandostatin (inhibits gastric acid and releases gastrin)
excessive fat in the stools due to malabsorption
Malignant gastrinomas occur in 30-50% of patients with this syndrome
Generic name of Tagamet that has many drug interactions
Gives greatest symptom relief for GERD + highest healing rates
antidiarrheal that is over the counter
generic of Uceris, used to help treat ulcerative colitis
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