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ALLEGAN, Mich., May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Perrigo Company (Nasdaq: PRGO; TASE) today announced that it has received final approval from the U.S.
HARBIN, China, Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Weikang Bio-Technology Group Co., Inc.
YANG Nan, MAO ZongWan and SUN HongZhe et al., at the Department of Chemistry, University of Hong Kong and Sun Yat-sen University have characterized a series of bismuth citrate complexes by X-ray crystallography and modeled the structure of ranitidine bismuth citrate, a medicine used widely for the treatment of peptic ulcer and gastric reflux disease.
ORLANDO, Fla., Nov.
H2 Blocker drugs, such as Famotidine, Cimetidine and Ranitidine, approved in the U.S. for acid reflux (heartburn), pose no significant risks for the fetus according to a large collaborative cohort study by researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.
U.S. researchers suggest doctors may wish to limit acid reducer use for their ventilator patients. The study, published in Chest, also recommends if an acid reducer is needed, less powerful ranitidine -- Zantac, which inhibits gastric acid secretion -- be used.