PPIs reduce anti-thrombotic associated bleeding

Proton pump inhibitors reduce the risk of NSAID associated GI bleeding  in patients taking antithrombotics following an MI, an observational study finds. Using patient data from all Denmark hospitals over a 14-year period the researchers found that omeprazole, pantoprazole, lanzoprazole and esmoprazole were all associated with a lower risk of bleeding. The rates of bleeding ...

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