Acid Suppression Raises Hip Fracture Risk


The use of Proton Pump Inhibitors in older women, and perhaps older men with low calcium intake, may be associated with a modest increased risk of non-spine fracture. (Nearly twice the fractures)

TitleAcid Suppression Raises Hip Fracture Risk
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2005
AuthorsLOGUE A
JournalFamily Practice News
KeywordsBone Density, fracture, H2 receptor antagonist, proton-pump inhibitor
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