"Antacids" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Substances that counteract or neutralize acidity of the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT.
- Alkalinizing Agents
- Agents, Alkalinizing
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Antacids" by people in Profiles.
Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (an Update) and Progressive Pulmonary Fibrosis in Adults: An Official ATS/ERS/JRS/ALAT Clinical Practice Guideline. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2022 05 01; 205(9):e18-e47.
Alginate therapy is effective treatment for GERD symptoms: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Dis Esophagus. 2017 May 01; 30(5):1-9.
Alginate therapy is effective treatment for gastroesophageal reflux disease symptoms: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Dis Esophagus. 2017 02 01; 30(2):1-8.
Post-prandial reflux suppression by a raft-forming alginate (Gaviscon Advance) compared to a simple antacid documented by magnetic resonance imaging and pH-impedance monitoring: mechanistic assessment in healthy volunteers and randomised, controlled, double-blind study in reflux patients. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2013 Jun; 37(11):1093-102.
Risk factors for nosocomial gastrointestinal bleeding and use of acid-suppressive medication in non-critically ill patients. J Gen Intern Med. 2013 May; 28(5):683-90.
Constipation. Dis Mon. 2011 Sep; 57(9):511-7.
Increased prevalence of gastroesophageal reflux symptoms in patients with COPD. Chest. 2001 Apr; 119(4):1043-8.
Treatment of Helicobacter pylori in patients with duodenal ulcer hemorrhage--a long-term randomized, controlled study. Am J Gastroenterol. 2000 Sep; 95(9):2225-32.
Cimetidine vs antacid in prophylaxis for stress ulceration. Arch Surg. 1981 May; 116(5):597-601.
Cimetidine in the treatment of symptomatic gastroesophageal reflux: a double blind controlled trial. Gastroenterology. 1978 Feb; 74(2 Pt 2):441-8.