ACIPHEX

Found in: United States

Active ingredients

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Active Ingredient
Description
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Rabeprazole belongs to the class of anti-secretory compounds, the substituted benzimidazoles, that do not exhibit anticholinergic or H2 histamine antagonist properties, but suppress gastric acid secretion by the specific inhibition of the H+/K+ -ATPase enzyme (the acid or proton pump).

Medicine classification

ATC Code
Title
Class
Rabeprazole
A Alimentary tract and metabolism → A02 Drugs for acid related disorders → A02B DRUGS FOR PEPTIC ULCER AND GASTRO-OESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE (GORD) → A02BC Proton pump inhibitors

Product monographs

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Type
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Identifiers

Authority
Identifier(s)
FDA, National Drug Code (US)
Identifier(s): 23594-205, 23594-210, 62856-243