Proton Pump Inhibitors (Like Prilosec) Increase the Risk of Heart Attack

The risk in patients receiving proton pump inhibitors (Nexium ish) was 1.5. There was no increase in risk related to use of H2 receptor blockers (like Tagmet, Zantac etc.)Amplify’d from http://www.medscape.comFrom British Medical Journal Proton Pump Inhibitor Use and Risk of Adverse Cardiovascular Events in Aspirin Treated Patients With First Time Myocardial InfarctionNationwide Propensity Score … Continue reading Proton Pump Inhibitors (Like Prilosec) Increase the Risk of Heart Attack