Stephen Brunton, MD, Director of Faculty Division, Cabarrus Family Medicine, Charlotte, North Carolina, discusses breakthrough symptoms in GERD and appropriate dosing of proton pump inhibitors.
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Commonly used PPIs include omeprazole (Prilosec®) lansoprazole (Prevacid®), esomeprazole (brand names: Nexium®), pantoprazole (Protonix®) and rabeprazole (Aciphex®).
Dr. Brunton has disclosed the following:
Consulting Fees: Pfizer, Novo Nordisk, Amylin, Takeda, Novartis
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