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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
Yes: But ck with your pcp.Get a more detailed answer ›
I'm on linessa combination b.C pills and sometimes i take pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) when im nauseous. Does pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) affect birth control pills?
BC pills: What is in the material you are using. Without knowing what it is it is very difficult to answer your question. If this is pyridium hormonal birth control (eg, birth control pills) may not work as well while you are using phenazopyridine/butabarbital/hyoscyamine. To prevent pregnancy, use an extra form of birth control while taking this. ...Read more
Yes: Zantac (ranitidine) is actually used to counteract the irritation from taking advil. If you are taking advil on an ongoing basis it will probably not help with tomach pain (counteract the irritation effects). But if you have stopped the advil zantac (ranitidine) will help any irritation causing the discomfort to heal more quickly than it would do without any treatment. ...Read more
See below: No, there will not be any interaction. ...Read more
I am taking iron.Nexium.Calcium.Vit d3.Methotrexate.Prednisone.Enbrel.Folic acid.Norco. Loestrin 24 fe... Any contradiction?
No: They are all compatible.Get a more detailed answer ›
No: The package insert does not list any negative effects on oral contraceptives and i know of none either. ...Read more
Will melatonin supplements interfere with birth control pills effectivness? I am taking alysena 28.
Probably not: Be aware that with oral bc pills there is at least a 1 perv=cent failure rate without taking any other medication. ...Read more