A 44-year-old male asked:
i took a zantac (ranitidine) 150(generic) how long should i wait to take maalox?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Neal Edelson answered
33 years experience Emergency Medicine
Immediately: Zantac (ranitidine) will decrease acid production and Maalox will help buffer the acid already in your stomach. For my patients having indigestion I usually recommend a drug like Zantac (ranitidine) taken as instructed on package insert along with an antacid like Maalox taken after each meal and at bedtime.
Answered on Jul 17, 2017
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