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Study: Long-term PPI use may lower risk of esophageal cancer

posted Dec 5, 2013, 2:30 PM by Yevgeniy Ostrinsky
A Mayo Clinic review of seven observational studies found Barrett's esophagus patients taking proton pump inhibitors may have a lower risk of developing esophageal cancer. The data showed the protection was seen after at least two to three years of PPI use.