Commentary: The Heartburn of Lung Transplantation
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New England Journal of Medicine,Volume 382, Issue 3, Page 296-298, January 2020.
January 16 2020 Edition.-----The US assassination of a very senior Iranian general and the aftermath have been all consuming internationally. We have seen a missile response and Trump seems to have stood down for now. What this week will bring is hard to guess – but calm may break out for a few months, but it seems unlikely to last. Good to see the Phase 1 Trade Deal between the USA and China has finally been signed. It won't make a huge actual difference but Trump needed a win optically!In Australia it has been all about the bushfires and its consequen ces. As of Sunday it does seem that ScoMo is gradually shifting ...
Conclusion: There was no significant improvement in the patient GERD symptoms increasing the dose of oral esomeprazole during the 6 months of study. N-of-1 trials in chronic pathologies including GERD are recommended due to their potential value as systematic methods that evaluate therapies without strong scientific evidence. PMID: 31929980 [PubMed - in process]
The common heartburn medication Pepcid is in short supply across Canada, and experts say it’s a direct result of the recent international recall of Zantac.
ConclusionLaparoscopic 270 ° fundoplication achieves a better outcome than 360° total fundoplication, especially in terms of postoperative dysphagia, although other types of partial fundoplication might be equally effective.Registration no.CRD42017074783.
Title: Two More Heartburn Meds Recalled Due to Possible CarcinogenCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/10/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/13/2020 12:00:00 AM
More common heartburn medications have been recalled due to the presence of an impurity that might cause cancer.
FRIDAY, Jan. 10, 2020 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is adding to a list of recalled lots of popular heartburn medications -- including generic forms of Zantac -- because the pills might contain small amounts of the suspected carcinogen...
This week, the FDA announced recalls of Zantac generics made by Appco Pharma, Northwind and Mylan's non-ranitidine heartburn drug nizatdine. A California lab thinks heat triggers NDMA's creation.