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Table 1 Results of first line H. pylori eradication therapy.

From: Efficacy of Helicobacter pylori eradication therapies: a single centre observational study

Regimen Number Number successful Percent 95 % CI
  treated   Success  
7 days     
PPI 110 71 64.5% 55.6–73.4
amoxicillin 1 g bid     
nitroimidazole     
7 days     
PPI 175 126 72% 65.4–78.6
amoxicillin 1 g bid     
clarithromycin 500 mg bid     
7 days     
PPI 70 46 65.7% 54.6–76.8
nitroimidazole     
clarithromycin 500 mg bid     
7 days     
RBC 400 mg bid 97 92 94.8% 90.4–99.2*
amoxicillin 1 g bid     
clarithromycin 500 mg bid     
7 days     
RBC 400 mg bid 5 5 100% -
Nitroimidazole     
Clarithromycin 500 mg bid     
14 days     
RBC 400 mg bid 3 3 100% -
amoxicillin 1 g bid     
7 days     
PPI 2 0 0% -
amoxicillin 1 g bid     
clarithromycin 500 mg bid     
nitroimidazole     
7 days     
PPI 2 0 0% -
erythromycin 1 g bid     
amoxicillin 1 g bid     
7 days     
erythromycin 1 g bid 4 0 0% -
nitroimidazole     
7 days     
tetracycline 500 mg qid 1 0 0% -
nitroimidazole     
  1. *RBC-A-C was significantly more effective than PPI-A-N, PPI-C-N, PPI-A-C (all P < 0.01).