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June 22, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Blood Pressure Drug Olmesartan Linked to Celiac Disease Side Effects in a Handful of Patients

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A drug used for treating high blood pressure has been linked with a number of severe gastrointestinal side effects, according to a report from the Mayo Clinic…”We thought these cases were celiac diseases initially because their biopsies showed features very like celiac disease, such as inflammation,” said Dr. Joseph Murray, the Mayo Clinic gastroenterologist treating […]

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