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West Harrison, IN
A 46-year-old female asked:

I have pernicious anemia and was just told my gastrin levels were extremely high. i also take prilosec, lexapro, (escitalopram) restoril, ativan, and lithium. ?

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Dr. Christian Schultheis
Hematology and Oncology 26 years experience
Prilosec!: Prilosec can cause elevated gastronomic levels. Could be that. There are other causes but this drug is a culprit to cause this.
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