A 28-year-old member asked:
Is it safe to take ranitidine while pregnant or breastfeeding?
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Specializes in Preventive Medicine
Yes: Ranitidine, now an over-the-counter product known as zantac, has been well studied in pregnancy. And for good reason! heartburn is very common in the second and third trimesters, so the good news is that OTC ranitidine is considered safe in pregnancy and breast-feeding.
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Last updated Jun 23, 2017
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