Peptest – a non-invasive device for diagnosing reflux disease – has been approved by Chinese health authorities and officially launched in China.
Peptest has been described as a 'cost‐effective, non-invasive measurement tool’ to assist office‐based diagnosis of laryngopharangeal reflux disease (LPR) in a new research paper. The study, published in The Laryngoscope – the monthly peer-reviewed medical journal in...
The Peptest team headed to the Czech Republic in October to take part in the second annual ‘Peptest Day’ hosted by Imedex.
Doctors in the UK have been told to stop prescribing four types of a heartburn medication called Zantac or ranitidine as a ‘precautionary measure’.
Alginate, a type of fibre found in seaweed, has been used to help with the symptoms of reflux disease for many years. Alginates naturally occur as structural polysaccharides in brown algae and have a unique mode of action, producing a ‘raft’.
Information on a UK multicentre study evaluating the use of Peptest for patients with laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR) will be presented at a world-class laryngology conference this month.
Peptest has been officially registered as a product with the Chinese National Medical Products Administration (NMPA) as announced in Beijing this September.
We are delighted to introduce our new step-by-step video guide to using Peptest saliva test n the comfort of your own home.
One in four people buy an indigestion relief product every year with antacid sales reported to be worth $10 billion worldwide. Yet antacids should only be use at full therapeutic doses for short periods, a research study has warned.
A large-scale, multicentre study that validates the effectiveness of using Peptest to diagnose patients with gastroesophageal reflux in China has been published in the Journal of Digestive Diseases.
The aim of this paper from Professor Peter Dettmar and his colleagues at Castle Hill Hospital is to link the damaging effects of pepsin on the gastrointestinal tract and how these effects lead to reflux disease.
Peptest can be used to diagnose Extraoesophageal reflux (EER) – especially in children with chronic otitis media with effusion (OME) – research highlights.