use of proton pump inhibitors in children

You'll see more use of proton pump inhibitors in that the FDA has approved Prilosec and Prevacid for kids.

Gastric reflux is often the hidden cause of repeated vomiting, coughing, wheezing, and discomfort in children.

It's not surprising that proton pump inhibitors work in kids. But there's been hesitance to use them due to questions about safety.

Practical advice for a better career, with unlimited access to CE

Pharmacy Technician's Letter includes:

  • 12 issues every year, with brief articles about new meds and hot topics
  • 200+ CE courses, including the popular CE-in-the-Letter
  • Helpful, in-depth Technician Tutorials
  • Access to the entire archive

Already a subscriber? Log in

Volume pricing available. Get a quote