Drugs in the Pipeline
The bile acid sequestrant was designed to be maintained in the stomach over an extended period of time where it was expected to intercept bile before it reached the esophagus.
Talicia (omeprazole magnesium, amoxicillin and rifabutin delayed-release capsules) has been made available for the treatment of Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection in adults, according to RedHill Biopharma.
“The data indicate that more conservative periodontal therapy might initially be considered for IBD patients with advanced periodontal disease for whom PPI are prescribed as a component of their IBD treatment,” the authors concluded.
The FDA has approved Talicia (omeprazole magnesium, amoxicillin and rifabutin delayed-release capsules; RedHill Biopharma) for the treatment of Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection in adults.
A recent review published in the journal Pharmacotherapy summarizes recommendations for the treatment of Helicobacter pylori infection in special patient populations.
Prescription drug use appears to be similar in the US and Canada, according to a new data brief from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).