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Gerd, PPIs, mucosal protectants

What is the generic of Dexilant? Dexlansoprazole = Dexilant
What is the generic of Losec? Omeprazole = Losec
What is the generic of Nexium? Esomeprazole = Nexium
What is the generic of Pantoloc? Pantoprazole sodium = Pantoloc
What is the brand name of rabeprazole? Pariet = rabeprazole
What is the brand name of lansoprazole? Prevacid = lansoprazole
What is the brand name of pantoprazole sodium? Pantoloc = pantoprazole sodium
What is the brand name of misoprostol? Cytotec = misoprostol
What is the generic for Sulcrate? Sulcrafate = Sulcrate
What is the brand name for esomeprazole? Nexium = esomeprazole
What is the brand name of dexlansoprazole? Dexilant = dexlansoprazole
What is the brand name for sulcrafate? Sulcrate = sulcrafate
What is the brand name for nizatidine? Axid = nizatidine
What is the generic (chemical) name for Axid? Nizatidine = Axid
What is the brand name for famotidine? Pepcid = famotidine
What is the brand name for cimetidine? Tagamet = cimetidine
What is the brand name for ranitidine (recalled)? Zantac = ranitidine (recalled)
What is the generic name for Pepcid? Famotidine = Pepcid.
What is the generic name for Tagamet? Cimetidine = Tagamet.
What is the generic name for Zantac (recalled) Ranitidine = Zantac (recalled)
What 4 prescription drugs fall under the Histamine 2 Receptor Antagonists class? Nizatidine, famotidine, cimetidine and ranitidine are all H2 Antagonists.
What are H2 Antagonists commonly used to treat? H2 antagonists are commonly used to treat GERD and Acid reflux.
What is the mechanism of action of H2 Antagonists? H2 Antagonists competitively bind to histamine-2 receptors and they block acid secretion.
Which drug class competitively binds to histamine-2 receptors and blocks acid secretion? Histamine 2 Receptor Antagonists (H2 Antagonists)
What is a common ending for the drug class for H2 Antagonists (Histamine 2 Receptor Antagonists)? -tidine
What 2 drugs are listed under the Mucosal Protectant class? Cytotec (misoprostol) and Sulcrate (sulcrafate) are both mucosal protectants.
Which PPIs (proton pump inhibitors) are not currently covered by ODB? Dexilant (dexlansoprazole), Tecta (pantoprazole magnesium) and Nexium (esomeprazole) are all PPIs which are not covered by ODB.
What are the available doses for Dexilant / dexlansoprazole? Delayed release capsules of 30mg and 60mg.
What are the available doses for Losec / omeprazole? Tablets and capsules of 10mg, 20mg and 40mg.
What are the available doses for Nexium / esomeprazole? Tablets of 20mg and 40mg.
What are the available doses for Pantoloc / pantoprazole sodium? Tablets of 20mg and 40mg.
What are the available doses for Pariet / rabeprazole? Tablets of 10mg and 20mg.
What are the available doses for Prevacid / lansoprazole? Casules and Fast-Tabs of 15mg and 30mg.
What are(is) the available dose(s) for Tecta / pantoprazole magnesium? Tablets of 40mg.
What are the available doses for Axid / nizatidine? Capsules and tablets of 150mg and 300mg.
What are the available doses for Pepcid / famotidine? Tablets of 10mg, 20mg and 40mg.
What strength of Pepcid / famotidine is available over-the-counter? 10mg and 20mg tablets of Pepcid/famotidine are available OTC.
What are the available doses for Tagamet / cimetidine? Tablets of 200mg, 300mg, 400mg, 600mg and 800mg.
What were the available doses for Zantac / randitidine? Tablets of 75mg, 150mg and 300mg.
How many times a day was Zantac / ranitidine usually dosed? Ranitidine was usually dosed BID - twice a day.
What strength of ranitidine was available OTC? 75mg ranitidine tablets used to be available OTC, prior to recall.
What is the generic form of Tecta? Pantoprazole Magnesium is generic for Tecta.
What is the brand name of pantoprazole magnesium? Tecta is pantoprazole magnesium.
What are 2 brand names of mucosal protectants? Cytotec and Sulcrate.
What are the 3 generic (chemical) names of mucosal protectants? misoprostol and sulcrafate.
What are the 2 auxillary labels for Cytotec (misoprostol)? Take with food. Avoid antacids containing magnesium.
What is the auxillary label for Sulcrate (sulcrafate)? Take on empty stomach.
What are the available doses for Cytotec (misoprostol)? Tablets of 100mcg and 200 mcg
Is misoprostol doses in mg or mcg? Cytotec (misoprostol) is in mcg (micrograms).
What is the available dose for Sulcrate (sulcrafate)? Tablets of 1g.
What is the common dosing for Sulcrate (sulcrafate)? Common dosing for Sulcrate is 4g per day: 1g QID or 2g BID 1 hour before meals
What is a warning for Cytotec (misoprostol)? Avoid use during pregnancy because it may stimulate uterine contractions.
How does Sulcrate (sulcrafate) work? It binds to the ulcer and forms a protective barrier. It promotes regeneration of stomach epithelial cells.
Created by: maryesta



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