Published in Cardiovascular Week, April 19th, 2010
Published this month in the journal Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics, the study is the largest investigation yet into concerns of an adverse interaction between Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPIs) and the antiplatelet drug clopidogrel.
The researchers analysed data from 23 large randomised clinical trials involving more than 90,000 patients worldwide. It concluded that co-prescribing the two drugs caused no adverse effect.
"Recent studies have suggested that patients...
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