Peptic Ulcer Disease | Medscape Peptic Ulcer Disease | Medscape
Peptic ulcer disease affects 10% of men and 4% of women in the United States at some time in their lives. A peptic ulcer is a mucosal break of greater than or equal to 3 mm in size with depth, that can involve the stomach (gastric ulcer) or duodenum (duodenal ulcer). (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Resource Center Source Type: news

Child Swallowed Button Battery? Honey May Reduce Injury
Study finds drinking honey or Carafate ®, a cherry flavored duodenal ulcer prescription, may help reduce esophageal damage from button batteries swallowed by kids (Source: Disabled World)
Source: Disabled World - June 12, 2018 Category: Disability Tags: First Aid Treatments Source Type: news

Honey may reduce injury in children who have swallowed button batteries
(Wiley) Ingestion of button batteries, which are frequently found in the household setting, can rapidly lead to caustic esophageal injury in infants and children. A new study published in The Laryngoscope found that drinking honey or Carafate ® (a cherry- flavored duodenal ulcer prescription) may help reduce esophageal damage. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Eisai seeks indication expansion for Pariet in Japan
Japanese pharmaceutical firm Eisai has filed an application for the proton pump inhibitor (PPI) Pariet (rabeprazole sodium, rabeprazole) in Japan for a further indication expansion for use in the prevention of recurrent gastric or duodenal ulcer caus… (Source: Pharmaceutical Technology)
Source: Pharmaceutical Technology - December 2, 2013 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Acute Mesenteric Ischemia and Duodenal Ulcer PerforationAcute Mesenteric Ischemia and Duodenal Ulcer Perforation
This is a unique case presentation of a 53 year old Italian lady who presented with acute mesenteric ischemia and duodenal perforation. BMC Surgery (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 9, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: General Surgery Journal Article Source Type: news