Proton Pump Inhibitors are also known as PPI’s. PPI’s are one of the most prescribed medications in the world according to CNN.
PPI’s help treat conditions which are familiar to many people:
- GERD – Gastroesophageal reflux disease
- Acid Reflux
- Stomach Ulcers / Peptic Ulcers
- Acid Peptic Disease
*POPULAR PROTON PUMP INHIBITORS*
Nexium ® Prilosec ® Prevacid ® Protonix ® Aciphex ® Dexilant ®
INJURIES ASSOCIATED WITH PPI’S
- Acute Interstitial Nephritis
- Chronic Kidney Disease
- Acute Kidney Injury
- Renal or Kidney Failure
- Clostridium difficile aka C Diff or C Diff Colitis
WARNINGS AND UPDATES
February 2016 JAMA International Medicine notes that PPI’s may increase the risk of chronic kidney disease.
Filing a Proton Pump Inhibitator Lawsuit
If you or a loved one used a proton pump inhibitor and have injuries to the kidneys, only a qualified personal injury attorney can determine whether you are eligible to file a lawsuit seeking compensation for damages. We are currently accepting PPI cases in all 50 states. Call 800-732-3070 or email us to schedule a free consultation.