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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 46,948 Gaviscon 31,180 Prevacid 24,231
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Mylanta vs Zantac

Mylanta
VS.
Zantac
Other name: Tums (Tums)
Other name: Ranitidine (Ranitidine)
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Reflux
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Method of use:
Lozenge, Pill
Method of use:
Lozenge, Pill
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Mylanta is an over the counter antacid medication used for the treatment of acid reflux, heartburn, and gastroesophageal reflux disease (also known as GERD)...
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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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Mylanta is an over the counter antacid medication used for the treatment of acid reflux, heartburn, and gastroesophageal reflux disease (also known as GERD)...
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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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my OB - it works great (still need mylanta/tums sometimes)....
" ask for ZANTAC ladies!!! I had horrible heartburn/reflux and zantac was prescribed by my OB - it works... "

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mylanta is fine, I tried Zantac and found it didn't work,...
" Yep mylanta is fine, I tried Zantac and found it didn't work, the only thing that ...me is the pack of mylanta chewables... "

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works for me. However, my peri doesn't want his/her...
" Mylanta works for me. However, my peri doesn't want his/her (many peris ...days. So, like i said, Mylanta...and I've heard Zantac works wonders... "

for the last few months of pregnancy!! It really helped...
" ...It's horrible!! I lived on Zantac 75, Tums, and Mylanta for the last few months of pregnancy!! It really helped though. The Zantac was a blessing!! Hope you feel... "

if that doesn't help then try Mylanta, and if that doesn't...
" ...Dr. told me to try things in this order: Tums, if that doesn't help then try Mylanta, and if that doesn't help try Zantac, they are all safe for pregnancy so no worries about that. When I... "

sounds like your son well, mylanta then zantac helped him...
" ...CARO's reminded me .. you know how my son sounds like your son well, mylanta then zantac helped him without a doubt within about 24hrs of starting! He still demanded cluster... "

lanta works so well because it coats much better, pretty qu...
" MYLANTA!!! Trust me I've had this ...JOKE) and live on Mylanta. It's the only thing that's worked. Doc said Zantac, did nothing! The mylanta works so well because it coats much better, pretty quick... "

r Mylanta did nothing, which was pretty successful unti...
" ...(in our situation). DS has reflux which didn't start until he was about 5 weeks old, and he has an intolerance to cow milk proteins (among other things). He was diagnosed at about 9 weeks and we... "

us, we used 1mL Mylanta 3x a day until then and it helped a...
" ...Losec as well. He was on Zantac for a while but ...Dana, it took the Zantac about 2 weeks to work for us, we used 1mL... "

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times. It's a hit or miss with me though, sometimes it works...
" I used to take Zantac many years ago, I don't any more. ...I have resorted to Mylanta at times. It's a hit or miss with me... "

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