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I took Nexium (esomeprazole) for 2 years & Prilosec (40mg) for 1 year. Now I'm reading that kidney disease is very likely to occur with PPIs. Should I be worried?

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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine

In brief: NOT "VERY"

likely!!!!! Just an ASSOCIATION .
.(STATISTICAL)! Your Prescribing Health care Professional will MONITOR you for such POSSIBLE (NOT LIKELY) complications of prolonged PPI usage! Hope this helps! Dr Z

In brief: NOT "VERY"

likely!!!!! Just an ASSOCIATION .
.(STATISTICAL)! Your Prescribing Health care Professional will MONITOR you for such POSSIBLE (NOT LIKELY) complications of prolonged PPI usage! Hope this helps! Dr Z
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