Acid reflux

Abnormal acid gastro-oesophageal reflux is common in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis ( IPF ) and is considered a risk...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Nexium ( Esomeprazole ) for short-term use in children ages...


Proton pump inhibitors ( PPIs ) are used for the treatment of acid-related diseases such as gastro esophageal reflux disease...


Mayo Clinic Cancer Center has begun three clinical studies looking at the use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs ( NSAIDs )...


Most people experience occasional heartburn. But when heartburn is severe or occurs frequently over an extended period of time, it...


Aspirin and other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs ( NSAIDs ), such as Ibuprofen, may significantly reduce the risk of esophageal cancer...


Researchers in an NIH ( National Institutes of Health ) network have found that premature infants given drugs used to...


A disease that was often misdiagnosed in the past, eosinophilic esophagitis has been increasingly recognized in the United States, Europe,...


A study, conducted at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. found that a protein that protects the body...


A survey of almost 2,000 people with gastroesophageal reflux disease ( GERD ) found that approximately half have trouble sleeping,...


Zelnorm ( Tegaserod ) may offer new approach in the treatment of upper gastrointestinal ( GI ) disorders, such as...


Researchers at Mayo Clinic found that more than one-third of chronic cough patients given a CT scan had sinusitis, inflammation...


Novartis has a comprehensive portfolio of cardiovascular products both in the market ( Diovan and Lotrel ) as well as...