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A 54-year-old female asked:

Had upper chest pain last week heart ok doctor put me on ranitidine 300mg. having mid ab pain, stomach extended. could it be the meds, or other problem?

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Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Could be: Meloxicam . Try the ranitidine twice a day. It acts fast but not long. Avoid spicy food, food late at night and drink prior to bed.
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