respiratory
Cystic fibrosis

PPI use linked to lung disease progression in children with CF


Proton pump inhibitors (PPI) use has been identified as a risk factor for future exacerbations and accelerated decline in FEV1 in children with cystic fibrosis. The findings, from a Dutch longitudinal observational study involving 545 children with CF aged 5-18 years of age, add to previous evidence linking PPIs to an increased risk of respiratory ...

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