Doctor insights on:
Long Term Effects Of Zantac
I have been on motrin 800 and metaxalone 800 3x a day since feb. Also on Zantac for stomach upset from m. Are there any long term effects? Ie: kidneys
Both are safe: Anti-reflux measures such as raising the head of the bed, avoiding tight clothing or belts, avoiding eating late at night and not lying down shortly after mealtime and achieving weight loss are great treatments. Avoid aspirin, anti-inflammatories, caffeine, peppermints, alcohol and tobacco. Both zantac and Omeprazole are safe to use daily. ...Read more
I have been taking Zantac (acid refulx tablets) for 3 yrs daily, could this have caused long term health problems or deficiencies?
Safety of Zantac: I believe you are taking forsymptoms arising from acid in the stomach. Long term stomach acid suppression is needed to suppress symptoms arising from it or due to history of stomach ulcers., although more effective medicines called as proton pump inhibitor are available even over the counter sold as omeprazole. Long term effects of acid suppression may include calcium and vit d deficiency. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Same: There are no major differences between those two medicines. Both are about equally effective. If you take other medicines you should check with a pharmacist or your doctor to make sure there isn't an interaction. ...Read more
Is Zantac and cetirizine safe to take long term. I have mast cell activation disorder so use these for symptom relief and prevention?
Can Zantac cause insomnia? I've been taking 150 mg before bed for 7 mo now. Can't sleep. Also, any long term dependency problems like with PPIs?
Gerd due to ehler danlos syn. Omeprazole 20mg 2 mnth to heal esophigitis. What is a safe long term drug as ppi is bad long term? Zantac once healed?
I am on Valium, Neurontin, Motrin, Zantac, Skelaxin, and Tramadol. What kinds of long-term affects should I be aware of with that combination?
Too many meds for: my liking. and more chance of side effects or other complications. The long term problems I would be concerned would be becoming addicted to one or more of these meds.. AT least 3 of them are known to be addictive. Discuss it with your Doc and share your concerns with her/him. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- What are the long term effects of taking miralax?
- Long term effects of mono
- Long term effects of spironolactone
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Long term effects of pseudoephedrine
- Benadryl side effects of long term use
- Long term effects of hydrochlorothiazide
- Long term effects of claritin
- Talk to a gastroenterologist online