Tag: PPI

Reduce the effects of Helicobacter pylori

Reduce the effects of Helicobacter pylori

Helicobacter pylori are a bacterium that affects the inner lining of the stomach causing chronic inflammation (or gastritis). The bacterium is generally the result of ingesting contaminated water or food and may also be contracted via contact with infected individuals. Helicobacter pylori are known to be the most common cause of stomach ulcers. Infection as [...]

November 12, 2012 More
How a Receptor Blocker Helps You

How a Receptor Blocker Helps You

The use of a receptor blocker can be the difference between relief or extreme discomfort and pain. Sufferers of chronic stomach acid problems often have to plan their lives around the condition. A common type of receptor blocker is the H2 blocker. This drug targets the receptors for histamine2 and prevents the chemical from signaling [...]

November 12, 2012 More