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Proton pump inhibitors linked to liver disease, researchers find


This adds to the list of harmful side effects of proton pump inhibitors use; kidney dysfunction, deficiency of vitaminB12, iron, magnesium and calcium, gastric polyps, and possible heart disease. Effect on intestinal flora also increases risk of clostridium difficile infection, and incurred microbiota change has potential possible impact on long term cognitive function, lung disease, breast cancer, obesity, autoimmune disorders, and more! Accurate selection of cases who really need gastric acid-suppression medications is mandatory.

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12 OCT 2017

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