Monday, February 15, 2016
Risks of heartburn medications - NBC Nightly News
Proton pump inhibitors include: Prilosec (omeprazole), Protonix (pantoprazole), Prevacid (lansoprazole), Nexium (esomeprazole), Dexilant (dexlansoprazole) and Aciphex (rabeprazole).
Heartburn Medicine Linked to Chronic Kidney Disease Risk, Study Shows
MON, FEB 08
A new study from Johns Hopkins shows that the acid reducing drugs are associated with kidney issues, fractures and infections.
Popular Heartburn Drugs Linked to Dementia Risk, Study Shows
MON, FEB 15
The new warning comes after researchers found that proton pump inhibitors — a group of drugs that includes Prilosec, Nexium and Prevacid — could be linked to dementia.
Instead ... consider an integrative approach:
PATIENT HANDOUT: An Integrative Approach to GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)
PHYSICIAN HANDOUT: An Integrative Approach to GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)
GERD Elimination Diet