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Gas X vs. Zantac for Reflux

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Gas X

OTC
/ 59,705 posts
Other Names: Phazyme   Mylicon   Gas Relief   Anti Gas   Baby Gas

Zantac

OTC
/ 131,103 posts
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Based on 131,103 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Simethicone is an Wiktionary:oral anti-foaming agent used to reduce bloating, discomfort and pain caused by excess gas in the stomach or intestinal tract. It is a mixture of polydimethylsiloxane and silica gel... Read more on Wikipedia
Ranitidine ( trade name Zantac) is a histamine H2-receptor antagonist that inhibits gastric acid production. It is commonly used in treatment of peptic ulcer disease (PUD) and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Ranitidine is also used along... Read more on Wikipedia
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By LindaB
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What patients are saying about Gas X vs. Zantac

330 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
Gas-x helped early on for me with the heartburn feeling....
...tough! Lots of protein shakes. Gas-x helped early on for me with the heartburn feeling. I have a reflux incident about once a ...I know my doc said I could take Zantac but I would double...
ask your dr abut zantac or gas x i use gasx it really helps
...i was lucky and had no sickness, i am staring ...ebrything) ask your dr abut zantac or gas x i use gasx it really help...
help? I already take a generic zantac for reflux....
...set at 5 to start. Does the Gas-X help? I already take a generic zantac for reflux....
a bit. I also take Gas-X which is probably as effective...
...Gas-X which is probably as effective as the Peppermint.  In fact, when I take it on an empty stomach I taste peppermint.  I think it may have some of the active ingredients in Peppermint in it.  Ca...
works for me, considering I am allergic to all pain pills...
Gas-X works for me, considering I ...Percocet (but all I do is sleep 24/7 while on it) I get no pain pills besides Tylenol. Tylenol I have taken for so many years due to migraines ...take my Zan...
gas x after eating working for me no hot flashes just...
...good but full tummy, 2 Zantac, bayer aspirin, gas x after eating working for me no hot flashes just dry mouth Now get rid of uti how long for cipro??...
its very normal also i have been taking pain meds they help...
...is starting to go i have stuck to my diet very well and gas x and zantac helpped also its very normal also i have been taking pain meds they help too TODAY I GET TO EAT MASSED FOOD DR SAY ANY THING...
breasts, diagnosed with GERD, take zantac. Cure? For a week...
...sharp intermittent pains in chest below breasts, diagnosed with GERD, take zantac. Cure? For a week ...take 150 ml of Zantac a day. I've taken gas-x just in case in might be gas and no relief....
like that and walk, walk, walk .It really does help...
...days out and had the gas problem too. John is right gas x strips but also take zantac 150 or something like that and walk, walk, walk .It really does help. Also a heating ...make me feel better....
x will help with the bloating. I hope you're feeling better
...prilosec or zantac. Gas x will help with the bloating. I hope you're...
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