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Drugs & Therapy Perspectives

, Volume 20, Issue 5, pp 12–16 | Cite as

Proton-pump inhibitors pivotal for nocturnal qastro-oesophaqeal reflux disease in the elderly

Disease Management

Keywords

Omeprazole Esomeprazole Cisapride Domperidone Rabeprazole 
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