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    Default Acid Reflux Drugs Increase Risk Of Bone Fractures

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    Vivian Goldschmidt, MA
    March 24, 2011

    U.S. health regulators said that patients taking prescription ulcer drugs at high doses or for longer periods may have increased risk of fractures of the hip, wrist and spine.
    The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said it was revising the prescription and over-the-counter labels for the drugs to include new safety information about the possible increased risk of fractures.
    The FDA said it reviewed seven published studies, six of which showed an increased risk of fractures with the use of the drugs.

    Read more: http://saveourbones.com/acid-reflux-drugs-increase-risk-of-bone-fractures/
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