Zantac Oral Solution 15Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Zantac: Oral solution (15mg)

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What is this Medicine?

RANITIDINE (ra NYE te deen) is a type of antihistamine that blocks the release of stomach acid. It is used to treat stomach or intestinal ulcers. It can relieve ulcer pain and discomfort, and the heartburn from acid reflux.

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Zantac 75mg/5ml Syrup

NDC: 001730383
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Multiple Endocrine Adenoma Syndrome, Systemic Mastocytosis, Esophagitis, Gastric Ulcer, Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome, Duodenal Ulcer

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Aspiration Prophylaxis, Helicobacter Pylori (H. Pylori) Eradication, NSAID-induced Ulcer Prophylaxis, Gastritis, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

Storage Information
Store between 39 to 77 degrees F
Protect from light
Zantac 75mg/5ml Syrup

Reported Side Effects for Zantac 75mg/5ml Syrup

Weakness Incidence:
1.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Cough Incidence:
1.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Incidence:
1.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
2.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
2.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Infection Incidence:
2.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
2.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
4.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
6.0-7.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Zantac 75mg/5ml Syrup

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Zantac 75mg/5ml Syrup(Ranitidine Hydrochloride)
Alcohol and H2-blockers(Ranitidine Hydrochloride)
Side effects from drinking alcohol-containing drinks may get worse if you take H2-blockers such as cimetidine, famotidine, nizatidine, and ranitidine. Avoid or minimize your intake of alcohol-containing drinks while taking H2-blockers.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

SECOND Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

THIRD Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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