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Can You Take Zantac After Taking Dristan
No interaction noted: There is no reported interaction problem - but be careful about not exceeding either's maximum dosage levels and watch closely for any alarming reactions in physical or emotional indicators. Try it in a safe place w/o need to drive or do demanding tasks. Hopefully it will be fine and you will soon too. ...Read more
Sure, if needed.: All the gastric protectants you asked about can be safely used in pregnancy and lactation, provided they are clearly indicated. Gerd is pretty common in pregnancy due to mechanical and hormonal changes and ppis and h2bs can help significantly. Check for helicobacter pylori and eradicate it if present! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
You CAN but...: both medications contain antihistamines, which if taken in excess, can cause excess sedation and dryness. Elderly people and young children are at higher risk for having adverse reactions to antihistamines, which can include confusion, instability, etc. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
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If I take synthroid, do I wait 2+ hours to take digestive medication (excluding antiacids) like Miralax or Prevacid/Priolsec or can you take together?
Synthroid/prilosec: It is safe to take the two medications together. If stomach gets upset with that, then take them 1-2 hours apart. ...Read more
Maybe ok, but...: Claritin is a once a day antihistamine, but some forms of it are every-12-hours. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is an every-6-hours antihistamine, but some forms are every-12-hours. If one takes a normal dose of Claritin and then a normal dose of benadryl (diphenhydramine), (diphenhydramine) it's unproven that there will be any extra benefit, but the person will be drowsy from the benadryl (diphenhydramine). They are mild-mannered meds, so a bad reaction isn't expected. ...Read more
Maybe: 74 teva is zolpidem which is a sleeping pill. If you are taking Benadryl (diphenhydramine) for sleep...Then no i would not take both. If you need something to treat allergies then try a non sedating antihistamine like Claritin or zyrtec. However, if all else fails you can take them together...You just will be very sleepy. ...Read more
Can you take prilosec and nexium (esomeprazole) together? Can i take zantac at night after taking prilosec in the afternoon?
Drug interactions: Prilosec is a brand of generic omeprazole. Nexium is a brand of generic esomeprazole, which is left mirror image of omeprazole. Therefore, you only take one, not both proton pump inhibitors (PPI). Zantac is brand of generic ranitidine, which is an H2 blocker, which isn't as powerful as PPI but can be used in conjunction w/PPI. Try lifestyle modifications to avoid acid reflux: http://goo.gl/yJXqxR ...Read more
How long will it take to get a one time dose of 150mg of Zantac out of your system after taking it?
Zantac is not a substance of abuse and would not need to be tracked for elimination from the body. Most of it would be out of your system in a day or so.
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Is it ok to take Zantac (ranitidine) after taking dica and also I am taking amiptrityline 50mg at night?
It is OK: It is safe and no interactions or warnings are found. However, tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens to adjust your medicine regiment. ...Read more
My friends on methadon an she's triing to take Zantac (ranitidine) to is that ok or is that bad an ishould tri taking it from her?
Probably not: Zantac (ranitidine) does not seem to affect the enzyme system responsible for Methadone metabolism so it appears safe to use both. Your friend should see a physician regarding long-term use of Zantac (ranitidine) anywqay., Methadone taken over prolonged periods can induce its own metabolism. ...Read more
Stomache and gas pai: Yes , preferrably not at the same time. Both meds work on different mechanisms. Dexilant is a stomach acid pump inhibitor , should be taking before meal. Zantac works on the anti-histamine receptor in the stomach, also should take it before meal. If you been advised to take both medicines for your stomach pain, take the ppi before the biggest meal of the day (or the most symptomatic time) first. ...Read more
2 different issues: (1) Zantac (ranitidine) is an inhibitor of nerve impulses from brain to upper 2/3 stomach to secret hydrochloric acid; can ? secretions by about 100 fold, out of million fold range. (2) Probiotics are concentration of microorganisms/bacteria believed to be beneficial to healthier intestinal function as part of the human biome. Confusion between the two different issues? ...Read more
Drug interaction: Zantac can increase the drug levels of lipitor (atorvastatin). Taking them apart will not help. It is better to ask your doctor what to take for heartburn while you are on the lipitor (atorvastatin). It is better to avoid zantac while on lipitor (atorvastatin) unless you are only taking it occasionally. ...Read more
Just started taking Nexium (esomeprazole) tonight but I'm having pain, can I take Zantac 30 min. after taking Nexium (esomeprazole)?
Does Zantac (ranitidine) prevent absorption of other meds?
How long should I wait to take other meds after taking zantac (ranitidine)?
Some meds: Some medications like certain antibiotics and thyroid medications. You should take it at least 6 hr appart. ...Read more
How long does it take to cure antral gastritis usually? Taking 300mg Zantac (ranitidine) and 40mg pantoloc for a week, symptoms still sticking around.
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Yes: Yes, there shouldn't be a problem with that. ...Read more
Zantac and Ativan: Thank you for informing about using Zantac, Lansoprazole and Omeprazole Ativan is for Anxiety Both Lansoprazole and Omeprazole have side effect of anxiety symptoms. Take Zantac 30-60 minutes before taking food that can cause indigestion. Take Ativan any time when you have Anxiety is 7 or more on a scale of 10. Discuss with your Physician •Diagnosis – •Taking of Zantac, Lansoprazole, Omeprazole. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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