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What other risks does Zegerid have beyond its side effects?

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) requires that stomach acid-reducing drugs, such as Zegerid, include safety information about a possible increased risk for hip, wrist and spine fractures. These risks are especially serious in people 50 or older. More details are available on the FDA website about Zegerid and other similar drugs.

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