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can you take pantoprazole and zantax together

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Yes, you can. That's sometimes done for some gastrointestinal conditions but usually you take one or the other.

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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Not necessary: The Protonix (pantoprazole) should kick in by tomorrow.
A 71-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonid Basovich
17 years experience Family Medicine
You better don't: Any medication has so named shelf life. That mean that medication still answer to its chemical specification and expected pharmacological effect. Beyo ... Read More
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A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Should be fine: These both work to lower stomach acidity. Taking too many will just waste the pills, but not cause any harm. Hopefully your heartburn is gone.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hashmat Rajput
38 years experience Internal Medicine
You can, if: Usually it is one or the other. However you can use both if you have severe gerd or peptic ulcer disease, because of their different modes of action. ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. David Ziring
21 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
Yes, but they work: differently and need to be taken during different times of the day. Omeprazole needs to be taken before breakfast, and Zantac (ranitidine) after dinn ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
16 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes: No major interaction.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience Family Medicine
With caution: Naproxen and similar anti-imflammatory medications increase the risk of bleeding by inhibiting platelet function (platelets help the blood clot). This ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Yes, but only if...: Yes, you can take those medications together assuming that same physician prescribed all 3 for you and that you purchased at same pharmacy (so that ph ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Dr. Tri Huynh answered
16 years experience Gastroenterology
Omeprazolw: All of these medications should be taken with an empty stomach. Sacralfate one hour prior. Domperidone 30 minutes prior to meals. Omeprazole 30 m ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Enrique Molina
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes: no interactions between the two medications exist
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: But if having to take both you need to see your doctor and probably get a scope (edg).
A member asked:
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
27 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Yes you can.
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Dr. Yun Tran
Dr. Yun Tran answered
15 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Yes you can.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
20 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Try to change your eating habits to healthy so you can get off the oneprazoke
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Should be ok if...: If a person had no problems taking meloxicam (Mobic) in the past for some medical condition, and separately had no problem taking diphenhydramine (Ben ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
No known interaction: You should be safe especially if you have had no problem with either individually and follow directions. If you are still a bit worried and have a doc ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes you can: There is no interaction between the two medication but beware that each medication has its own side effect and you might be experiencing them. Take t ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No advantage: Protonix (pantoprazole) works best if taken before a meal (preferably breakfast) and ranitidine around a meal or at bedtime. No advantage in taking bo ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarek Nashawi
19 years experience Hospital-based practice
Yes: Yes you can.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
33 years experience Addiction Medicine
Yes: You can use Tums to clam the stomach from acid an zofran (ondansetron) for nausea. The calcium in Tums is a problem for other drugs that interact wit ... Read More
A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Drewitz
26 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes...: Zantac is indicated for treatment of heartburn and indigestion. I'm assuming the second drug you mention above is xanax, (alprazolam) which is a medi ... Read More
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A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Horak ii
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Together : There is no reason to take both together. They serve the same purpose. Choose one and stay with it.
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