Reversible Pheripheral Edema in Female Patients Taking Proton Pump Inhibitors for Peptic Acid Diseases


Pheripheral edema was observed in five female patients after taking proton pump inhibitors omeprazole, lansoprazole, or pantoprazole for 7–15 days for peptic acid diseases in recommended standard doses. Edema disappeared two to three days after stopping therapy but reappeared in all five patients after being reexposed to the drugs. In three of the patients… (More)
DOI: 10.1023/A:1010745624971


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