|Home > Community resources > HealthDay News > Health Tip: Before You Take This Heartburn Medication...|
Health Tip: Before You Take This Heartburn Medication...
Factors to consider when using a proton pump inhibitor
-- Diana Kohnle
(HealthDay News) -- A proton pump inhibitor, a drug commonly taken for heartburn, may cause side effects.
The American Academy of Family Physicians lists these factors to consider before using a proton pump inhibitor (PPI):