DDW 2022, News
A team of investigators evaluated the effects of concomitant use of PPIs and advanced therapy on health care resources in patients with IBD.
While food allergies may affect response to the medication, environmental allergies do not, the report says.
Prenatal exposure to calcium carbonate antacids was associated with the development of food protein-induced allergic proctocolitis, a type of delayed inflammatory gut food allergy to protein, in offspring.
“The data indicate that more conservative periodontal therapy might initially be considered for IBD patients with advanced periodontal disease for whom PPI are prescribed as a component of their IBD treatment,” the authors concluded.
People who take gastric acid suppression agents have a high risk of requiring subsequent anti-allergy drugs.
In patients taking multiple antibiotics, proton pump inhibitors, or histamine receptor antagonists, the concurrent use of probiotics was associated with an increased incidence of Clostridium difficile infection
The primary efficacy outcome was the combined rate of death from a cardiovascular cause, heart attack, stroke due to inadequate blood supply, blood clots or amputation due to cardiovascular disease.
IDWEEK 2017 - Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Whereas epidemiological risk factors for CDI among adults are well known, data is limited for children.
Long-term use of proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) reduces bleeding-related mortality in patients with cirrhosis and variceal bleeding, a prospective study reported at The Liver Meeting® 2016.
Ledipasvir/Sofosbuvir with or without ribavirin is associated with comparable sustained virologic response (SVR) rates for African American patients and non-African Americans who have HIV/HCV co-infection, but cirrhosis was associated with significantly poorer rates.