gastroenterology
GERD

How to manage PPI-induced iron-deficiency anaemia

Low dose iron supplements have been suggested as the answer to iron-deficiency anaemia induced by PPIs. With a recent Australian-led study showing an almost four-fold higher risk of  iron deficiency anaemia in people who used PPI therapy for more than a year, a US gastroenterologist says answers are needed for elderly people who use the ...

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