Stomach-sparing drugs can lead to decreased bone density and fractures

Wednesday, March 17, 2021 – 14:11 | Last Updated: 17 03 2021 – 14:11 of drugs known as gastric protective in Turkey very often, unnecessary and prolonged use, indicating that the Department of Gastroenterology Assoc. Dr. Bülent Yaşar said, “Although they are generally considered safe, acid-suppressing drugs can lead to a decrease in bone density and fractures, intestinal and lung infections, magnesium and vitamin B12 deficiencies in high doses for more than 1 year.” Gastroenterology…

"Stomach-sparing drugs can lead to decreased bone density and fractures"