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The “Purple Pill” (PPIs) could cause serious long-term adverse effects

The Boston Globe reports, “The Food and Drug Administration’s advisory said patients who take” proton pump inhibitors” (PPIs) for a long time, generally more than one year, may end up with dangerously low magnesium levels.” PPIs include omeprazole (Prilosec), esomeprazole (Nexium), lansoprazole, (Prevacid), … Continue reading

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