Chapter 10 Rwan Altahir

aluminum hydroxide(alternaGel)
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pantoprazole(protonix)Proton-Pump inhibitor- It can treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and a damaged esophagus. It can also treat high levels of stomach acid caused by tumors. Side effects: Severe diarrhea, stomach cramps, feverrabeprazole(aciphex)Proton-Pump inhibitor- It can treat heartburn, stomach ulcers, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and esophageal damage. It can also treat conditions such as Zollinger-Ellison syndrome that cause excess stomach acid. This medication may be used with antibiotics to treat H pylori stomach infections and ulcers. Side effects: Joint pain, rash on your cheeks or arms that gets worse in the sunsucralfate(carafate)Antacid- It can treat ulcers. Side effects: dry mouth , gas, and rashmisoprostol(cytotec)Hormone- It can prevents stomach ulcers caused by anti-inflammatories (NSAIDs). Side effects: Diarrhea and stomach painamoxicillin(amoxil)Penicillin antibiotic- It can treat infections and stomach ulcers. Side effects: Mild skin rash, Blistering, peeling, or red skin rashclarithromycin(biaxin)Antibiotics- It can treat and prevent infections. It can also treat duodenal ulcers caused by H pylori. Side effects: Severe nausea, vomiting, stomach painmetronidazole(flagyl)Antibiotics- It can treat various infections, including certain types of vaginal infections. It can also treat skin redness and pimples caused by rosacea. Side effects: Mild nausea, seizure, and fevermesalamine(apirso)Nonsteroidal anti-Inflammatory drug- It can treat and prevent flare-ups of ulcerative colitis. Side effects: Chest pain, trouble breathingsulfasalazine(azulfidine)Anti-Inflammatory- It can treat ulcerative colitis and rheumatoid arthritis. Side effects: Fever, chills, cough, sore throat, pale skin, and body achesbudesonide(entocort ec)Steroid- It can treat Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis in its oral form. When inhaled it can treat asthma attacks. Side effects: Thicker or more hair on your body and faceazathioprine(imuran)Immunosuppressive drug- It can prevent organ rejection after a transplant. It can also treat rheumatoid arthritis. Side effects: Sores on the skinursodiol(actigall)Cholesterol medication- It can dissolve gallstones when they cannot be removed by surgery. It can also treat primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC), a liver disorder. Side effects: Unusual bleeding or bruisingloperamide(imodium)Diarrhea medication- It can treat diarrhea. It can also decrease the amount of drainage in patients with ostomies.Side effects: loss appetite,dry mouth,and crampsnitazoxanide(alinia)Anti-parasite- It can treat diarrhea caused by a parasite infection. The liquid form can treat patients 1 year of age or older. The tablet form can treat patients 12 years of age or older. Side effects: headaches, and nausearifaximin(xifaxan)Antibiotics- It can treat traveler's diarrhea and irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea. It can also help prevent recurrence of certain liver problems. Side effects: Rapid weight gain, swelling of the hands, ankles, or feetentecavir(baraclude)Antiviral drug- It can treat hepatitis B. Side effects: Allergic reaction and Dark urine or pale stoolsbisacodyl(dulcolax)Laxative- It can treat constipation. side effects: Lightheadedness or fainting.lactulose(enulose)Ammonia reducer and laxative- It can treat constipation. It can also treat liver disease. Side effects: Nausea, vomiting, mild diarrheapalonosetron(aloxi)5-ht3 antagonist- It can prevent nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy or surgery. Side effects: Lightheadedness, dizziness, faintingdiphenhydramine (benadryl)Antihistamine-It can treat pain and itching caused by insect bites, minor cuts, burns, poison ivy, poison oak, and poison sumac when applied topically. In its oral form, it can treat hay fever, allergies, cold symptoms, and insomnia. In its injected form, it can treat severe allergic reactions, motion sickness, and symptoms of Parkinson's disease. Side effects: Dry nose, mouth, or throat.