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Overseas Meta-Analyses Find Increased Risk of CKD in Patients Who Use PPIs; Japanese Society of Nephrology Plans Study of Japanese Patients
(Feb.2.2018)

In response to overseas meta-analyses, which show an increased risk of chronic kidney disease (CKD) in patients who have used proton pump inhibitors (PPI) to treat peptic ulcers, the Japanese Society of Nephrology (JSN) issued a warning to its members in early January and plans to carry out a study to verify this finding in Japanese patients. PPIs are widely used and have a large market. Depending on its results, the JSN’s study could have a major impact in healthcare settings and on individual drug makers ...
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