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Proton pump inhibitors

What are Proton pump inhibitors

Proton pump inhibitors act by irreversible inhibition of the H+/K+ ATPase, in the parietal cells of the stomach. It markedly inhibits gastric acid secretion and has a long duration of action. They are used for treatment of gastric and duodenal ulcers, gastroesophageal reflux disease and other excessive gastrointestinal acid secretory disorders.

A drug may be classified by the chemical type of the active ingredient or by the way it is used to treat a particular condition. Each drug can be classified into one or more drug classes.

Proton pump inhibitors act by irreversible inhibition of the H+/K+ ATPase, in the parietal cells of the stomach. It markedly inhibits gastric acid secretion and has a long duration of action. They are used for treatment of gastric and duodenal ulcers, gastroesophageal reflux disease and other excessive gastrointestinal acid secretory disorders.

List of Proton pump inhibitors:

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Aciphex (Pro, More...)
generic name: rabeprazole
46 reviews
   
9.2
Protonix IV (More...)
generic name: pantoprazole
4 reviews
   
9.2
Prevacid (Pro, More...)
generic name: lansoprazole
50 reviews
   
9.0
Prevacid OTC (More...)
generic name: lansoprazole
1 review
   
9.0
Zegerid (Pro, More...)
generic name: omeprazole/sodium bicarbonate
20 reviews
   
8.8
Nexium IV (More...)
generic name: esomeprazole
1 review
   
8.5
Kapidex (Pro, More...)
generic name: dexlansoprazole
29 reviews
   
8.3
Prilosec OTC (More...)
generic name: omeprazole
12 reviews
   
8.3
Nexium (Pro, More...)
generic name: esomeprazole
101 reviews
   
8.2
Prilosec (Pro, More...)
generic name: omeprazole
30 reviews
   
8.1
Protonix (Pro, More...)
generic name: pantoprazole
51 reviews
   
8.1
Zegerid OTC (More...)
generic name: omeprazole/sodium bicarbonate
4 reviews
   
8.0
Dexilant (Pro, More...)
generic name: dexlansoprazole
110 reviews
   
7.5
Prevacid SoluTab (More...)
generic name: lansoprazole
1 review
   
7.3
Dexilant SoluTab (More...)
generic name: dexlansoprazole
0 reviews
   
0.0
Prevacid IV (More...)
generic name: lansoprazole
0 reviews
   
0.0
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