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Esophagitis Summary

Description: INFLAMMATION, acute or chronic, of the ESOPHAGUS caused by BACTERIA, chemicals, or TRAUMA.

Also Known As: Esophagitides

Networked: 1827 relevant articles (194 outcomes, 233 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Esophagitis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Omeprazole (Esomeprazole) : 45 outcomes 48 studies in 163 results : FDA 25 Generic
  2. lansoprazole (Prevacid) : 18 outcomes 15 studies in 49 results : FDA 15 Generic
  3. Proton Pump Inhibitors : 14 outcomes 14 studies in 97 results : IBA
  4. Ranitidine (Zantac) : 11 outcomes 13 studies in 56 results : FDA 63 Generic
  5. Sucralfate (Carafate) : 9 outcomes 4 studies in 35 results : FDA 4 Generic
  6. pantoprazole (Protonix) : 8 outcomes 7 studies in 28 results : FDA 11 Generic
  7. Proton Pumps (Proton Pump) : 8 outcomes 4 studies in 67 results : IBA
  8. Cimetidine (Biomet) : 7 outcomes 6 studies in 33 results : FDA 57 Generic
  9. Amifostine (Ethyol) : 6 outcomes 8 studies in 26 results : FDA 2 Generic
  10. Fluconazole (Zonal) : 6 outcomes 7 studies in 31 results : FDA 41 Generic
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Diseases Related to Esophagitis

  1. Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD)
  2. Heartburn (Pyrosis)
  3. Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS)
  4. Pathologic Constriction (Stenosis)
  5. Non-Small-Cell Lung Carcinoma (Carcinoma, Non-Small Cell Lung)
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Key Therapies for Esophagitis

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  1. Fundoplication : 12 outcomes 6 studies in 77 results
  2. Radiotherapy : 3 outcomes 9 studies in 93 results
  3. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 3 outcomes in 19 results
  4. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 18 results
  5. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 1 outcome 7 studies in 80 results
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