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In adults, vitamin D deficiency is defined as a serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D level of less than 20 ng per mL (50 nmol per L), and vitamin D insufficiency is defined as a serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D level of 20 to 30 ng per mL (50 to 75 nmol per L). RemoveAvailable Brand
Many reflux patients remain symptomatic on a standard dose of proton pump inhibitor (PPI). In some patients, especially those with nonerosive reflux disease or atypical GERD symptoms, acid-suppressive therapy with PPIs is not as successful. In patients with residual reflux symptoms despite PPI treatment, adding an alginate plus antacid offe...