This article discusses omeprazole and hemorrhagic colitis.
Recognizing adverse effects is important.
Consider alternative medications.
Omeprazole reduces gastric acid. Using it can lead to iron deficiency anemia. Less acid means less iron absorption. Healthcare providers need to check iron levels and provide supplements.
Article discusses omeprazole in pregnancy. Balance benefits and risks. Risk-benefit assessments important. No consensus on safety. Fetal risks: preterm birth, malformations, asthma.
This article discusses the link between omeprazole and drug-induced immune thrombocytopenia (DITP). Omeprazole’s common uses and DITP causes are explained.
Rare occurrence of drug-induced hypersensitivity pneumonitis (DIHP) with omeprazole, a proton pump inhibitor. Recognize and manage respiratory symptoms in patients on omeprazole therapy.
This article investigates the omeprazole-liver injury association. Omeprazole’s mechanism of action and uses for acid-related disorders are discussed.