gastrointestinal system drugs

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Gastrointestinal system drugs

generic name common trade name(s) common use(s)

cimetidine Tagamet ulcers, acid-peptic disorders, and occasional heartburn
diphenoxylate and atropine () Lofene, Logen, Lomotil, Lonox diarrhea
esomeprazole Nexium GERD and other acid-peptic disorders
ipecac syrup Ipecac poisoning

lansoprazole Prevacid GERD and other acid-peptic disorders
loperamide Imodium diarrhea
magnesium sulfate Epsom salt constipation
metoclopramide Clopra, Maxolon, Metoclopram,
Reglan stomach pain and bloating, improve stomach emptying
misoprostal Cytotec prevention of ulcers from taking anti-inflammatory drugs
omeprazole Prilosec GERD and other acid-peptic disorders
ondansetron Zofran nausea and vomiting
rabeprazole AcipHex GERD and other acid-peptic disorders
ranitidine Zantac ulcers, GERD, and other acid-peptic disorders
sucralfate Carafate ulcers
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