Use of acid suppressant medications in infancy raises childhood risk for wheeze, asthma

Infants exposed to acid suppressant medications did not experience an increased risk for allergen sensitization in early childhood, according to a study published in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice.But they did show an increased risk for recurrent wheeze and asthma, Lacey B. Robinson, MD, MPH, an allergist/immunologist with the division of rheumatology, allergy and immunology at Massachusetts General Hospital, and colleagues wrote in the study.“Prenatal exposure to acid suppressant medications (ASMs) has been associated with increased risk of childhoodRead More

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