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Is it safe to take Zantac (ranitidine) or pepto bismol to help with heartburn caused by taking clindamycin? I have no other side effects at the moment.

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Dr. Mark Rausch
Emergency Medicine

In brief: Safe

It is less likely to help in this situation, since the gastritis is caused by the medication.
Nonetheless, it is safe.

In brief: Safe

It is less likely to help in this situation, since the gastritis is caused by the medication.
Nonetheless, it is safe.
Dr. Mark Rausch
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