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