Ranitidine controls nocturnal gastric acid breakthrough on omeprazole: A controlled study in normal subjects Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anti-Ulcer Agents
  • Gastric Acid
  • Omeprazole
  • Ranitidine

abstract

  • Bedtime ranitidine is more effective than bedtime omeprazole on residual nocturnal acid secretion in patients receiving omeprazole twice daily. This finding suggests that fasting breakthrough nocturnal acid secretion in patients receiving omeprazole twice daily is most likely histamine related.

publication date

  • January 1998

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/S0016-5085(98)70010-1

PubMed ID

  • 9834259

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1335

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 115

number

  • 6