Study: Use of heartburn drugs tied to an early death

According to a new study, over-the-counter heartburn drugs are tied to an increased risk of early death. 

At prescription strength, proton-pump inhibitors are associated with a potential 25% increased risk of early death from any cause, suggests new research published Monday in the British Medical Journal Open.

Joining us to talk more about it is Dr. Kumar, an Austin gastroenterologist. 

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