Generic Name(s): Ranitidine
Drug Class: Histamine-2 or H2 blockers
Treats: GERD, ulcers, heartburn
Zantac is an oral drug which treats gastroesophageal reflux disease or GERD, ulcers, and heartburn related to sour stomach and acid indigestion. H2 blockers, like Zantac, inhibit histamine action on the cells and reduce the stomach's acid production, as acid causes ulcers, inflammation, esophagus damage and duodenum injury.
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Zantac is used for the treatment of bleeding in the upper gastrointestinal part and to prevent ulcers. It likewise prevents damage of the stomach due to nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and stomach acid aspiration during anesthesia.
Below you will find the different uses for Zantac:
Zantac dosage is dependent on the individual that it is being administered to. The following dosage is an average dose and could differ among individuals. Do not take a larger dose or more frequent doses without approval from your doctor. Follow your medical professional's directions carefully for best results.
- Oral dose: 150 mg twice a day or 300 mg during bedtime
- Maintenance dose: 150 mg every day
Zantac Side Effects
Zantac, like any other drug, comes with its collection of side effects that vary with each individual who uses it. When you first begin taking Zantac, watch yourself carefully for any worrying reactions. If you experience any severe side effects, consult with your doctor or medical professional immediately. Below is a list of known side effects. Note that this list is not complete.
Below you will find a list of drugs and substances that interact with Zantac. As with all drugs, before taking Zantac, you should make your doctor aware of any medications you may be taking, including prescription and over-the-counter drugs, as well as supplements and herbal remedies. Do not let anyone else take your medication, and consult your physician before taking any new medication. Note that this list is not complete.