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I was taking omeprazole daily because of a hiatal hernia and gerd that was caused by that. I am also anemic but also have other problems since taking the medication. I have stopped taking it because my pharmacist suggested these medications have an effect on nutrient absorption and there was a high occurrence of osteoporosis with people taking it. I believe this medication can have adverse effects on bacteria in the gut and intestinal tract, both good and bad which in turn has an effect on nutrient absorption. I have ibs symptoms that started after taking this medication that go away after taking antibiotics so I believe it is bacterial overgrowth caused by the ppi. I agree with the previous post that you should get your mineral levels checked regularly and start at a low dose of iron.

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