FDA Some heartburn meds pose long-term fracture risk -
May 26, 2010. Some heartburn, ulcer medications carry risk of fractures, FDA warns. Over-the- counter versions include omeprazole Prilosec OTC, Zegerid. Feb 1, 2012. Indigestion drugs taken by millions linked to hip fractures. The most commonly used were omeprazole, which can be bought over the counter. May 26, 2010. The FDA announced this week that they are requiring new warnings about the risk of bone fractures from Nexium, Prilosec, Protonix, Prevacid.
Bone Fracture Side Effects of Nexium, Prilosec, Protonix, Other.
Omeprazole, which is sold under the commercial name Prilosec, is a proton. more likely to develop fractures of the spine, hips and wrists, according to the FDA. May 26, 2010. Proton pump inhibitors PPIs may increase the risk of fractures of the hip. of the PPI omeprazole Prilosec and Prilosec OTC and clopidogrel.
Bone Fracture Warning Added to Nexium, Prilosec, Other Hearburn.
May 26, 2010. The FDA is requiring that additional information be provided by several pharmaceutical companies about the risk of bone fractures from Nexium. Dec 27, 2006. Risk of Hip Fracture Associated With Increasing Daily Dosages of Proton. Omeprazole, a specific inhibitor of H+-K+-ATPase, inhibits bone.