Peptic Ulcer D010437

Description

Ulcer that occurs in the regions of the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT which come into contact with GASTRIC JUICE containing PEPSIN and GASTRIC ACID. It occurs when there are defects in the MUCOSA barrier. The common forms of peptic ulcers are associated with HELICOBACTER PYLORI and the consumption of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS).   MeSH

Subtype Terms (5)

Duodenal Ulcer
29 drugs (21 approved, 8 experimental)

Esophagitis, Peptic
12 drugs (6 approved, 6 experimental)

Peptic Ulcer Perforation
 

Stomach Ulcer
47 drugs (27 approved, 20 experimental)

Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome
15 drugs (12 approved, 3 experimental)


Phase 2 Indicated Drugs (3)


Organization Involved with Phase 2 Indications (2)

Organization Involved with Phase 1 Indications (5)

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