List of drugs used to treat the medical condition called Peptic Ulcer. Click on the drug to find more information including the brand names,dose,side-effects, adverse events, when to take the drug and the price of the drug.
Generic and Trade Names of Drugs for Treatment of Peptic Ulcer
Aluminum Hydroxide and Magnesium Hydroxide contains antacids, prescribed for preventing ulcers, heartburn relief, acid indigestion and stomach upsets. Aluminum Hydroxide and Magnesium Hydroxide neutralizes acid in the stomach.
Glycopyrrolate is a muscarinic anticholinergic agent, prescribed for peptic ulcer in combination with other medicines and also used in anesthesia as preoperative medication. It reduces acid and saliva secretions.
Pantoprazole is a proton-pump inhibitor, prescribed for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), ulcers, Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome, and erosive esophagitis. It decreases the amount of acid made in the stomach.
Rebamipide is prescribed for the treatment of peptic ulcers, gastroduodenal ulcers, and gastric disorders.
It is indicated during bleeding, erosion, redness, and edema (all signs of gastric mucosal lesions) that occur in acute gastritis and acute exacerbation of chronic gastritis.
Rebamipide is an amino acid derivative that works by enhancing the mucosal defense system and scavenging free radicals in the body.
Rebamipide is also an effective and safe drug in the treatment of recurrent oral ulcers in Behcet’s disease.
Revaprazan is prescribed for the treatment of duodenal ulcer, gastric ulcer and gastritis.
Revaprazan is classified a reversible acid pump antagonist (APA or a potassium-competitive acid blocker) since it acts in a mechanism different from irreversible proton pump inhibitors, such as omeprazole.
Revaprazan is not dependent upon secretion status of a proton pump or acid activation of a drug in a stomach.
Revaprazan has long-lasting acid-suppressive effects. Revaprazan is approved for use only in Korea and India.
Troxipide is used for the treatment of peptic ulcers, gastroesophageal reflex disease, to manage gastric mucosal lesions (erosion, hemorrhage, redness and edema) in acute gastritis and acute exacerbation of chronic gastritis.
Troxipide is a novel gastroprotective agent with anti-ulcer, anti-inflammatory and mucus secreting properties; its action does not depend on the pH of stomach or duodenum.
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