GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease) Medications
Definition of GERD:
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is when food or liquid travels from the stomach back up into the esophagus (the tube from the mouth to the stomach). This partially digested material is usually acidic and can irritate the esophagus, often causing heartburn and other symptoms.
Drugs associated with GERD
The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of GERD. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.
Topics under GERD
- Barrett's Esophagus (12 drugs)
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Synonym(s): Acid reflux; Esophageal Reflux; Heartburn; Pyrosis; Reflux