A 21-year-old male asked:
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how long after taking zantac can i consume alcohol?

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Dr. Cassandra Deperalta
Specializes in Pharmacology
No waiting period: Technically there is no interaction between alcohol and Zantac, however alcohol intake should be limited or eliminated when GERD or peptic ulcer disease are present, as alcohol can worsen these conditions.
Answered on Aug 23, 2017

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