Obesity Surgery

, Volume 25, Issue 6, pp 1071–1072 | Cite as

Do Proton Pump Inhibitors Contribute to Weight Gain?

  • Yu-Fong Syu
  • Hsien-Hao Huang
  • Chih-Yen Chen
Letter to the Editor


Gastric Bypass Omeprazole Proton Pump Inhibitor Excess Weight Loss Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease 
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This paper was sponsored by grants from the Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan (V95C1-096 and V96C1-112) and in part from Taiwan Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST 103-2314-B-010-011-).

Conflict of interest

Dr. Yu-Fong Syu, Dr. Hsien-Hao Huang, and Dr. Chih-Yen Chen disclose no conflict of interest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Family MedicineTaipei Veterans General HospitalTaipeiTaiwan
  2. 2.Department of Emergency MedicineTaipei Veterans General HospitalTaipeiTaiwan
  3. 3.Division of Gastroenterology, Department of MedicineTaipei Veterans General HospitalTaipeiRepublic of China
  4. 4.Faculty of MedicineNational Yang-Ming University School of MedicineTaipeiTaiwan

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