4 Corners Pharmacy is able to supply a number of commonly used medications that are used to treating a number of digestive ailments.
Stomach and Duodenum
Aciphex / Rabeprazole
Rabeprazole / Aciphex is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) used to treat certain conditions in which there is too much acid in the stomach.
Carafate Tablets (Sulcralfate)
For the short-term treatment (up to 8 weeks) of an active duodenal ulcer.
Cisapride Tablets (Generic Prepulsid)
Cisapride is used to treat severe reflux oesophagitis, gastroparesis and severe gastro-oesophageal reflux in children.
Prilosec / Losec (omeprazole – a proton pump inhibitor )
Decreases stomach acid. Treats stomach ulcers and heartburn caused by acid from the stomach moving backwards into the esophagus.
Nexium is a pill for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux, also called heartburn or acid reflux. It may be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
Motilium (domperidine 10 mg)
Motilium 10 is a remedy specifically developed to relieve those heavy, queasy upset stomach symptoms, experienced as a result of dysmotility.
Ranitidine (generic form of Zantac)
Oral ranitidine hydrochloride is a histamine H2 receptor blocker used to treat certain types of ulcers and other conditions in which your stomach is producing too much acid.
Zantac is prescribed for the short-term treatment (4 to 8 weeks) of active duodenal ulcer and active benign gastric ulcer, and as maintenance therapy for gastric or duodenal ulcer, at a reduced dosage, after the ulcer has healed. It is also used for the treatment of conditions in which the stomach produces too much acid, such as Zollinger-Ellison syndrome and systemic mastocytosis, for gastroesophageal reflux disease (backflow of acid stomach contents) and for healing–and maintaining healing of–erosive esophagitis (severe inflammation of the esophagus).
Prevacid / Zoton (Lansoprazole – Proton Pump Inhibitor)
Zoton (Prevacid) is used to treat or prevent indigestion – A feeling of discomfort or pain within the lower chest or abdomen caused by gastric acid irritation within the upper part of the gut namely the oesophagus, stomach or duodenum.
Solox (Lansoprazole – Proton Pump Inhibitor)
Solox is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) used to treat stomach conditions where there is a an overproduction of stomach acid.
Somac / Protonix (Pantoprazole)
Used in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) or an ulcerated stomach or duodenum
Bowel and Colon
4 Corners Pharmacy is able to supply a number of medications that are often used for the treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis
This medication is used to treat swelling and inflammation of the colon or rectum. It is often used to treat ulcerative colitis.
This medication is the same as Asacol and is used to treat swelling and inflammation of the colon or rectum. It is often used to treat ulcerative colitis.
Entocort (Budesonide Capsule) (controlled ileal release) 3mg
Entocort is an oral steroid recently approved for use in the treatment of Crohn’s disease. The advantage of this preparation over other oral steroids is its formulation. The capsule delays the release of the steroid until it reaches the small intestine
Salazopyrin- EN (Sulphasalazine)
Sulfasalazine is a medication used to treat inflammatory bowel disease such as ulcerative colitis, proctitis, and Crohn’s Disease. It helps to control symptoms by reducing inflammation in the bowel.