PPI drugs are different from regular heartburn cures, as they’re used to treat long-term, chronic heartburn and acid reflux. When taken, they act to reverse certain enzymes that create acid in the stomach. Now that this study is showing there may be a link between cases of dementia and the use of PPI medication — it’s important to know your rights.
When a loved one is diagnosed with dementia, it can turn your entire world upside down. Their long term care, therapy, nursing, and other expenses can create a massive hole of debt. When the condition is caused by a specific medication, you’re entitled to compensation from the responsible manufacturer.