Physicians should exercise vigilance when prescribing PPIs for more than one year, warn researchers from Melbourne who found a clear association between iron deficiency and PPI use in terms of duration of treatment and dosage. According to the authors led by Dr An Duy Tran, a Senior Research Fellow at the Melbourne School of Population ...
Haemoglobin and iron deficiency checks needed for long-term PPI users
By Nicola Garrett
17 Oct 2018