Table 5

Proton pump inhibitor (PPI) intensity utilisation patterns according to different PPI prescriptions

PPIsTotal daily dose of PPIs
Low doseStandard doseHigh dose
Omeprazole823 (12)1303 (19)4870 (70)
Esomeprazole366 (63)215 (37)
Lansoprazole105 (6.0)283 (16)1370 (78)
Rabeprazole2376 (31)5366 (69)
Pantoprazole1631 (19)7142 (81)
Sum928 (3.6)5959 (23)18 963 (73)
  • ‘–’: not available.