In 2015, scientific studies revealed that patients over 66 faced a two-fold risk of acute kidney injury from long-term PPI use.
Other studies showed a 1.16-fold increase in heart attack risk and double the risk of cardiovascular mortality when compared to patients taking
H2 blockers for heartburn relief
Additional studies from Johns Hopkins University and the American Society of Nephrology linked long-term PPI use with a 20-50% increased risk of chronic kidney disease (CKD) and a 96% increased risk of kidney failure
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