A 28-year-old male asked:
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please describe the medication: ranitidine?

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Dr. Michael Dansie
16 years experience Family Medicine
Acid Reflux Med: Treats and prevents heartburn with acid indigestion. Also treats stomach ulcers, gastroesophageal reflux disease (gerd), and conditions that cause your stomach to make too much acid (such as zollinger-ellison syndrome). This medicine is a histamine h2-blocker.
Answered on Feb 28, 2019
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