PPIs and hypomagnesemia are raising questions about when and how to use magnesium supplements

Concerns about PPIs and hypomagnesemia are raising questions about when and how to use magnesium supplements.

PPIs may lower mag levels...possibly due to reduced absorption.

Suggest checking serum magnesium in patients on long-term PPIs...especially if they have muscle cramps, tremors, palpitations, etc.

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