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A 20-year-old female asked:

If i took tums for reflux 10 min ago, can i take 8mg zofran for my nausea (prescribed by doc). will the tums prevent absorption or something?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Andrew Seibert
Gastroenterology 35 years experience
It's fine.: The Tums will not affect absorption of the Zofran. Feel free to use both of them. Good luck.
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 40 years experience
No: They don't interact, good that you asked, always exercise caution with multiple medications

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