Flashcards in GI Deck (11)
What is the MOA of Esomeprazole?
Proton pump inhibitor that inhibits gastric parietal cell H+/K+ATPase, inhibiting gastric acid secretion
What are the serious adverse effects of Esomeprazole?
What are the common adverse effects of Esomeprazole?
Constipation or diarrhea
What are the indications for Esomeprazole?
Gastric Ulcer prophy
H. pylori infection
Esomeprazole can impair the absorption of what?
What may occur when Esomeprazole and CAIs interact?
Exacerbation of Hypomagnesemia
What are the indications for Cimetidine?
What is the MOA of Cimetidine?
H2 blocker that selectively antagonizes parietal cell H2 receptors
What are the common adverse effects of Cimetidine?
What are the serious adverse effects of Cimetidine?
Food and drug allergies