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PANCREATITIS - CHRONIC
Chronic pancreatitis develops from irreversible scarring sustained by the pancreas from prolonged inflammation.
Signs and symptoms include abdominal pain that is epigastric in location that radiates to the back and frequently occurs at night or after meals, symptoms of fat, protein & carbohydrates maldigestion that become apparent with advanced chronic pancreatitis and presence of diarrhea.
Chronic pancreatitis results in destruction of alpha and beta cells which gives rise to deficiencies of both insulin and glucagon.
Drug Information

Indication: Peptic ulcer disease associated w/ Helicobacter pylori.

Indication: Short-term treatment of active duodenal & benign gastric ulcer. Maintenance therapy for duodenal & gas...

Indication: Active duodenal, benign gastric, stomal & recurrent ulceration, persistent dyspeptic symptoms w/ or w/o ul...

Indication: Duodenal & gastric ulcer, reflux esophagitis, Zollinger-Ellison syndrome.

Indication: Duodenal & gastric ulcer, Zollinger-Ellison syndrome. Inj: Peptic oesophagitis, short-term symptomatic the...

Dosage: Adult & childn ≥12 yr Reflux disease & associated symptoms Mild: One 20-mg tab daily. Duration of t

Indication: 20 mg Mild GERD & associated symptoms (eg, heartburn, acid regurgitation, pain on swallowing). Long-term m...

Indication: Duodenal & gastric ulcer, reflux oesophagitis, symptomatic GERD, Zollinger-Ellison syndrome. Prophylaxis &...

Dosage: Adult Duodenal ulcer 30 mg daily for 4 wk. Gastric & stomal ulcer 30 mg daily for 8 wk. Reflux esophagitis

Dosage: Duodenal ulcer 20-40 mg once daily for 2-4 wk. H pylori eradication Triple therapy regimens: Losec MUPS 20 mg,

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