Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

GERD Treatments

Recommended pharmacological treatments for the management of GERD, erosive esophagitis (EE), and nonerosive reflux disease (NERD).

Infant PPI Use and Lung Infection Risk: Is There a Link?

The data showed matched odds ratio for current vs past use of PPIs to be 0.88 (95% CI, 0.36 to 2.16) when comparing cases and their controls for community-acquired pneumonia. With regard to lower respiratory tract infections, the matched odds ratio between cases and their controls was 1.13 (95% CI, 0.87 to 1.48).