H Pylori

One week of:

  • Lansoprazole 30mg BD – One tablet twice a day. Review if symptoms recur. (14)
  • Amoxicillin 1gm BD – Two tablet twice a day (28)
  • Clarithromycin 500mg BD – One tablet twice a day. (14) Or Metronidazole 400mg BD – One tablet twice a day. DO NOT DRINK ALCOHOL WHILST ON THIS. (14)

Penicillin allergy:

  • Lansoprazole 30mg BD – One tablet twice a day. Review if symptoms recur. (14)
  • Clarithromycin 250mg BD – One tablet twice a day. (14)
  • Metronidazole 400mg BD – One tablet twice a day. DO NOT DRINK ALCOHOL WHILST ON THIS. (14)

Treatment failure – two week of:

  • Lansoprazole 30mg BD – One tablet twice a day, review if symptoms recur. (28)
  • Tripotassium dicitratobismuthate 120 mg QDS – One tablet four times a day. (56)
  • Metronidazole 400mg TDS – One tablet three times a day. DO NOT DRINK ALCOHOL WHILST ON THIS. (42)
  • Tetracycline 500 mg QDS – One tablet four times a day. DO NOT USE IF PREGNANT OR BREASTFEEDING. (56)