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A 34-year-old male asked:

Been having acid reflux problems not sure the cause. 1 150mg of zantac (ranitidine) was working now it's not. is it ok to take 1 in the morning and 1 at night? a

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Reflux: If you're experiencing true acid reflux it's probably more effective to switch to the ppi class of medications like prilosec or nexium (esomeprazole). Don't forget to avoid alcohol,caffeine,nicotine or highly spicey foods. If symptoms persist, consult a gastroenterologist for accurate diagnosis and treatment.
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