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Does protonix (pantoprazole) lessen the effectivity of plavix?
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Dr. Martin Bress
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Probably not.
Although proton pump inhibitors (acid suppressing drugs) may have an effect on the effectiveness of Plavix in the lab there don't seem to be a definite clinical effect.
It appears that Protonix (pantoprazole) is even less likely to cause a clinically significant interaction.

In brief: Probably not.
Although proton pump inhibitors (acid suppressing drugs) may have an effect on the effectiveness of Plavix in the lab there don't seem to be a definite clinical effect.
It appears that Protonix (pantoprazole) is even less likely to cause a clinically significant interaction.
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