acid rebound

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a reversed response occurring upon withdrawal of a stimulus.
acid rebound an increased rate of gastric acid secretion occurring 30 to 60 minutes after eating.
insulin rebound see insulin rebound.
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SAN FRANCISCO -- It may be appropriate to wean some patients from the daily use of proton pump inhibitors, but acid rebound can make this more difficult, David A.
When PPIs are stopped abruptly in patients who have been treated long term with PPIs, there's often an acid rebound. According to one study, this effect appears to be restricted to patients who are negative for Helicobacter pylori infection (Gastroenterology 2004;126:980-8).