Table 3

Treatment of Helicobacter pylori-positive peptic ulcer diseases

StatementLevel of evidenceGrade of recommendation
In uncomplicated DU, prolonging acid inhibition with PPI is not recommended after Helicobacter pylori treatment1aA
In GU and complicated DU, prolonging PPI is recommended1bA
H pylori eradication treatment should be started at reintroduction of oral feeding in cases of bleeding ulcer1bA
  • DU, duodenal ulcer; GU, gastric ulcer; PPI, proton pump inhibitor.