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Dosage of Zantac (ranitidine) tablet for 5 yr olds?

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Dr. Ashu Syal
Pediatrics - Nephrology & Dialysis
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In brief: Zantac (ranitidine)

1 mg per kilo per dose given twice daily.
Assuming weight of five yrs old is 45lbs, ( roughly 20 kilos), dose of Zantac (ranitidine) is 20 mg by mouth twice daily.

In brief: Zantac (ranitidine)

1 mg per kilo per dose given twice daily.
Assuming weight of five yrs old is 45lbs, ( roughly 20 kilos), dose of Zantac (ranitidine) is 20 mg by mouth twice daily.
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