Really? You are surprised that drugs have side effects. These drugs treat the problem not cure. They kill the good flori in your body.
Health regulators said ulcer drugs such as ‘s blockbuster Nexium could increase the risk of clostridium difficile-associated (CDAD).
is a bacteria naturally present in the gut and can cause colitis and other intestinal conditions.
Thesaid patients who develop diarrhea after taking these drugs should be checked for CDAD.
The drugs called proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) are widely used for treating ulcers, acid reflux and other conditions.
Other PPIs sold by prescription include Eisai Co Ltd‘s AcipHex.‘s Dexilant and Prevacid, AstraZeneca’s Prilosec and Vimovo, ‘s Zegerid, and Johnson & Johnson and
Generic versions of Prevacid and Prilosec also are available.
Details were released on the FDA website