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EBNESINA 2017, 19(2): 75-77 Back to browse issues page
Comparison of Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPI) with Anti-Helicobacter Pylori therapy in the relief of clinical symptoms of dyspepsia in a military hospital
S Saeedi, S alimohammadzade taher
ajaums , drs_taher@yahoo.com
Abstract:   (1907 Views)

Background: Dyspepsia is related to Helicobacter pylori and is among the most common reasons of military patients’ referring to Gastroenterology clinics. This study was performed to compare the efficacy of anti-Helicobacter pylori (anti-HP) and Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPI) treatment in patients with dyspepsia.
Materials and methods: This randomized clinical trial was performed on 160 patients with dyspepsia who were randomly received two treatment regimens including only PPI medicines and both PPI and anti-HP agents
Results: After the treatment, almost all symptoms had significantly less severity in the patients receiving anti-HP treatment compared with those receiving only PPI treatment (p<0.05).
Conclusion: According to the results, it is recommended that anti-HP treatment be used to improve the symptoms severity in patients with dyspepsia.


Keywords: Helicobacter pylori, Proton Pump Inhibitors, Dyspepsia
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Type of Study: Research | Subject: Special
Received: 2016/07/3 | Accepted: 2017/09/2 | Published: 2017/09/2

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