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Long-term proton pump inhibitor use associated with increased risk of gastric cancer | News for Doctor, Nurse, Pharmacist | Gastroenterology | MIMS Malaysia
 

Long-term proton pump inhibitor use associated with increased risk of gastric cancer | News for Doctor, Nurse, Pharmacist | Gastroenterology | MIMS Malaysia

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Long-term proton pump inhibitor use associated with increased risk of gastric cancer | MIMS Malaysia
 
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19 Nov 2017 - General
 
From the article "However, as this is an observational study, no firm conclusions can be drawn about causality, and PPIs are generally considered safe. The use of PPIs should not be discouraged, but regular review of the indications of the prescribed PPIs is recommended, and PPIs should be used at the minimum effective dose, frequency and duration,” the authors commented." I absolutely agree with this. But the bottom line is every medicine may have a side effect, and everything in mode...
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