new warnings that PPIs (omeprazole, etc) might increase the risk of Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea

You'll see new warnings that PPIs (omeprazole, etc) might increase the risk of Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea.

Health Canada is on this now.

C. diff seems to be more common in PPI users...probably because increasing stomach pH allows C. diff to grow more easily.

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