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HELICOBACTER PYLORI TREATMENT REGIMENS

 

7 Day Regimens

 

Regimen 1 - Triple Therapy
(acquisition cost/7 days ~$42.00)

1. Metronidazole 500mg BID po

 

2. Clarithromycin XL 500mg daily po

 

3. Pantoprazole 40mg BID po

 

Regimen 2 - Triple Therapy

(acquisition cost/7 days ~$44.00)


1. Amoxicillin 1g BID po

 

2. Clarithromycin XL 1000mg daily po

 

3. Pantoprazole 40mg BID po

 

Regimen 3 - Quadruple Therapy

(acquisition cost/7 days - ~$15.00)


1. Bismuth Subsalicylate 30mL QID po

 

2. Metronidazole 250mg QID po

 

3. Tetracycline 500mg QID po

 

4. Pantoprazole 40mg BID po

 

Reference: Hunt R et al. Canadian Helicobacter pylori consensus conference. Can J Gastroenterol 1998;12:31-41.