Comparison of cimetidine and ranitidine in long-term treatment of duodenal ulcer

M. Guslandi, E. Masci, P. A. Testoni, E. Ballarin

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Abstract

Fifty outpatients whose duodenal ulcers were healed after short-term treatment either with cimetidine or with ranitidine were maintained for six months with the same drug at low doses (cimetidine 400 g or ranitidine 150 mg at bedtime). The rate of ulcer recurrence at six months was 37% with cimetidine and 12.5% with ranitidine. The difference is statistically significant (P

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)67-70
Number of pages4
JournalClinical Trials Journal
Volume20
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1983

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pharmacology (medical)

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