Acid reflux disease

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...


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...


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...


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