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Elicorid

Description

Elicorid is a peptic ulcer treatment kit that contains clarithromycin, rabeprazole, and amoxicillin to prevent recurrence and give a long-term cure.

What is the best medicine for H pylori?

Bismuth was utilized as the cornerstone of early triple therapy regimens to eradicate H pylori. Bismuth plus two antibiotics—usually metronidazole and tetracycline or metronidazole and amoxicillin—was the most successful treatment.

What is the best drug for ulcer?

The most popular PPIs used to treat stomach ulcers are omeprazole, pantoprazole, and lansoprazole.

What are side effects of H pylori medication?

Amoxicillin, clarithromycin, and lansoprazole are a three-drug combination used to treat Helicobacter pylori (H.) infection and their common side effects are:

nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea;

headache;

vaginal itching or discharge;

unusual or unpleasant taste in the mouth; or.

black or “hairy” tongue.

What foods kill H pylori?

Good bacterias are called Probiotic can be found in foods including yoghurt, miso, kimchi, sauerkraut, kombucha, and tempeh. They may aid in the treatment of ulcers by preventing H. pylori infections or enhancing the effectiveness of current treatments.

What naturally kills H pylori?

Licorice root. The root of licorice is a popular natural cure for stomach ulcers. It may also be used to combat H. pylori.

Treatment for H. pylori

Antibiotics such as amoxicillin, clarithromycin (Biaxin), metronidazole (Flagyl), tetracycline (Sumycin), or tinidazole are used to kill microorganisms in the body (Tindamax).

Drugs that block the small pumps that create acid in your stomach, lowering the quantity of acid in your stomach.

What is the main cause of H pylori?

The bacteria H. pylori can be transferred from one person to another through direct contact with saliva, vomit, or faeces. H. pylori can also be passed from person to person by contaminated food or drink.

How to take triple therapy for h. Pylori

Triple therapy

Clarithromycin 500 mg BID (first-line; continues to be recommended in areas where H. pylori clarithromycin resistance is less than 15% and in patients who have never been exposed to a macrolide) plus metronidazole 500 mg BID (when clarithromycin resistance is increasing).

h pylori kit dosage

H. pylori is completely eradicated and ulcers are healed after seven days of triple therapy with high dose clarithromycin.

h pylori side effects

  • An ache or burning pain in your abdomen.
  • Abdominal pain that’s worse when your stomach is empty.
  • Nausea.
  • Loss of appetite.
  • Frequent burping.
  • Bloating.
  • Unintentional weight loss.

long term side effects of h.pylori 

 Long-term infection with Helicobacter pylori could potentially lead to asymptomatic chronic gastritis, chronic dyspepsia, duodenal ulcer disease, gastric ulcer disease, or gastric malignancy, including both adenocarcinoma and B-cell lymphoma.

Elicorid is available on Drugstore Nigeria, an online pharmacy in Lagos.

Dosage

Follow doctor’s advice or prescription on product’s package

Direction For Use

Use as directed by the physician

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