CLARENCE MORTON TRIPPE, A.M., M.D., F.A.C.P.
The opinion is at present generally held that many patients with ulcer belong to the spasmophilic-vasoneurotic type, and therefore antispasmodic drugs, such as atropine and belladonna, in conjunction with the Sippy diet, are used in the treatment of ulcers and nervous dyspepsia. However, it is the opinion of the author (and also that of many other neurologists) that more attention must be paid to direct treatment of the stomach and the intestines, and that one should not rely exclusively on the above and on general methods of psychotherapy and physiotherapy, as, for instance, drug sedatives and stimulants. In the direct
TRIPPE CM. Oral Administration of Metaphen in the Treatment of Gastric and Duodenal Ulcers. Ann Intern Med. 1933;6:901–912. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-6-7-901
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1933;6(7):901-912.
Gastroenterology/Hepatology, Peptic Disease, Peptic Ulcer.
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