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side effects of PPIs

Weaning Works: Why You Shouldn't Go Cold Turkey With Your PPI's

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Weaning Works: Why You Shouldn't Go Cold Turkey With Your PPI's

There’s been a lot of talk in the news about the dangerous long-term side effects of PPI’s, medications typically prescribed for the alleviation of heartburn & reflux. We’re seeing stories about patients who have tried going cold turkey, and it’s a painful and generally unsuccessful approach. The safest way to end your relationship with PPI’s is to wean yourself off the medication.

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