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Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs)

Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) are a group of drugs whose main action is a pronounced and long-lasting reduction of gastric acid production. Within the class of medications, there is no clear evidence that one agent works better than another.

They are the most potent inhibitors of acid secretion available. This group of drugs followed and largely superseded another group of medications with similar effects, but a different mode of action, called H2-receptor antagonists.

PPIs are among the most widely sold drugs in the world, and the first one, omeprazole, is on the WHO Model List of Essential Medicines

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Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) Health Risks

OutcomesEffectEvidenceReferences

Chronic kidney disease  Urinary outcome

Strong Increase

Evidence: High

1 study

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