Reflux

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(Reflux oesophagitis)
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD), gastric reflux disease, or '...
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Common Reflux treatments discussed around the web
Zantac 46,626 Gaviscon 30,853 Prevacid 24,062
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Lansoprazole
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Zantac
Other name: Prevacid (Prevacid)
Other name: Ranitidine (Ranitidine)
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Reflux
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Method of use:
Injection, Pill
Method of use:
Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Prescribing mode:
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Lansoprazole ( , International Nonproprietary Name) is a proton-pump inhibitor (PPI) which prevents the stomach from producing gastric acid. It is manufactured by a number of companies worldwide under several brand names (some brand names include: '''Pre...
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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...
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Burning
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Dizzy
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Lump In My Throat
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Weakness
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Diabetes
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About Lansoprazole
Lansoprazole ( , International Nonproprietary Name) is a proton-pump inhibitor (PPI) which prevents the stomach from producing gastric acid. It is manufactured by a number of companies worldwide under several brand names (some brand names include: '''Pre...
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About Zantac
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...
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taking the lansoprazole last Sunday and changed to Zantac...
" ...look it up. I wondered exactly the same a week ago and stopped taking the lansoprazole last Sunday and changed to Zantac. However this didn't ...stopped the lansoprazole before she put me on do... "

great over the counter remedy is Zantac, that works wonders
" ...im very acidic too, im on 30mg Lansoprazole one a day everyday... it works wonders but it is ...the counter remedy is Zantac, that... "

ha said that zantac are really good am on omeprazole and i...
" ...of people ha said that zantac are really good am on omeprazole and i ...crap with acid i was on lansoprazole which gave me bad trembles so now i just ...when needed have u had ... "

We went back to zantac and the relief was immediate....
" ...My son was on zantac and we switched to zoton (Australian) lansoprazole, and it was the worst ever so we stopped after 8 days. We went back to zantac and the relief was immediate.... "

the day. I've no experience with Zantac but my lo is on...
" ...no experience with Zantac but my lo is on Lansoprazole (which works in the same way as Omeprazole regarding the acid) are you thickening the Neocate? we thicken with Carobel, th... "

Switching from Lansoprazole to Zantac has...
" ...I really had to manage the acid rebound switching from Nexium to Lansoprazole. Switching from Lansoprazole to Zantac has been easier (knock on wood).... I guess I... "

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made thyroid worse. Zantac done nothing...nor do other over...
" ...to go through with our thyroid disease. I have Graves ...had heartburn etc since before being diagnosed. Was given Lansoprazole ...didnt help at all, but made thyroid worse. Zantac done... "

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sometimes take Zantac at bedtime, which doesn't...
" ...me rephrase: Can lansoprazole dramatically and somewhat suddenly lose it's ability to control reflux symptoms? I'm ...but as I'm on 30mg of lansoprazole, sometimes take Zantac at bedtime, wh... "

Zantac is an old medication now and there is better stuff...
" ...will wreck it. I take Lansoprazole and can't manage without it. ...my stomach is very sensitive. Zantac is an old medication now and there is better stuff out... "

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gastritis or an ulcer and OTC Zantac provided some relief...
" ...over the weekend. I suspect gastritis or an ulcer and OTC Zantac provided some relief but the doc prescribed lansoprazole. I can find all ...something else going on - pancreatitis for examp... "

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