Proton pump inhibitors and histamine-2 receptor antagonists used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease can cause nausea and vomiting in adults with type 2 diabetes who are also prescribed GLP-1 receptor agonists, a retrospective study in the Journal of Diabetes Investigation found. Even without GERD treatment, women and those with diabetic retinopathy are more at risk for gastrointestinal trouble, according to the study.
Study: GERD medications cause nausea in some type 2 diabetes patients
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