Protonix Precautions and Warnings: Things to Remember
It is possible that all warnings or precautions for Protonix were not discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about other precautions and warnings for Protonix that may apply to you.
Food and Drug Administration, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. FDA Drug Safety Communication: Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea can be associated with stomach acid drugs known as proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) (2/8/2012). FDA Web site. Available at: http://www.fda.gov/Drugs/DrugSafety/ucm290510.htm. Accessed March 5, 2012.
Food and Drug Administration. FDA drug safety communication; low magnesium levels can be associated with long-term use of proton pump inhibitor drugs (PPIs) (3/2/11). FDA Web site. Available at: http://www.fda.gov/Drugs/DrugSafety/ucm245011.htm. Accessed March 17, 2011.
Clinical Pharmacology [database online]. Drug Interaction Report. Tampa, FL: Gold Standard, Inc.; 2010. Available at: http://www.clinicalpharmacology.com. Accessed March 17, 2011.
Food and Drug Administration, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. FDA Drug Safety Communication: Possible increased risk of fractures of the hip, wrist, and spine with the use of proton pump inhibitors (5/25/2010). FDA Web site. Available at: http://www.fda.gov/Drugs/DrugSafety/PostmarketDrugSafetyInformationforPatientsandProviders/ucm213206.htm. Accessed May 28, 2010.
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