Prenatal exposure to acid-suppressive drugs and the risk of childhood asthma: a population-based Danish cohort study

Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 04/12/2012

Prenatal exposure to both PPIs and H2RAs was associated with an increased risk of asthma in the study. Because the observed association is not drug specific and also observed for maternal postnatal use it may be explained by a ‘class effect’ or maternal underlying condition.

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