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Health Quizzes
Rabeprazole, Aciphex


Rabeprazole is a proton pump inhibitor, which reduces stomach acid levels.


Proton pump inhibitor, reduces stomach acid levels


Side Effects

Drug-Vitamin-Herb Interactions

Negative interactions:

St JohnÕs Wort
St JohnÕs Wort can increase sensitivity to sunlight, which may add to side effects of proton pump inhibitors.

Positive interactions:

Folate absorption is best in an acidic environment.

Vitamin B12
Adequate acid is needed to release Vitamin B12 from protein in foods.

Iron and Zinc
Iron and Zinc are best absorbed in an acidic environment.




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