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Pepcid AC

OTC
/ 5,628 posts
Other Names: Pepcid   Famotidine

Zantac

OTC
/ 130,899 posts
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 5,628 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 130,899 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
Learn more
Famotidine (International Nonproprietary Name) is a histamine H2-receptor antagonist that inhibits gastric acid production, and it is commonly used in the treatment of peptic ulcer disease (PUD) and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD/GORD). It is co... 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
February 6, 2014
LindaB wrote
Zantac and irregular heartbeat
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By Rob Roy
January 30, 2014
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Anti acids and PPI have an impact on my blood sugar levels
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What patients are saying about Pepcid AC + Zantac + GERD

104 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
a time. The Zantac seems to work better. Each one lasts...
...many miscer's get heartburn and how do you treat it? (srs) I have been going from Pepcid AC Max Strength to Zantac 150, popping 2 of each at a time. The Zantac seems to work better. Each one...
I also get acid reflux which I take Zantac or Pepcid AC...
...on me. I eat other things in hope it'll go away and it hasn't. I also get acid reflux which I take Zantac or Pepcid AC for and they help...
from Pepcid AC, which has stopped helping, to Zantac...
...transverse - how uncomfortable that must be! BTW, I just switched from Pepcid AC, which has stopped helping, to Zantac - it's awesome! I've had three great nights of...
even does sometimes Quote: My doctor said Tums...
...horrible acid reflux. It seems no matter what I eat causes it. I think water even does sometimes Quote: My doctor said Tums o...
seem to work, ask the doc if she should switch to pepcid ac...
...series.  make sure she keeps taking the zantac , and keep her away from acidic food.  if that doesn't seem to work, ask the doc if she should switch to pepcid ac.  even apple juic...
Laurie, I have acid reflux a lot too zantac pepcid AC none...
...Laurie, I have acid reflux a lot too zantac pepcid AC none of them worked for me I had to go on previcid or prilosec let ...of good websites on acid reflux that are also...
and i find it happens with or after an attack i take zantac...
...acid reflux also and all you said and i find it happens with or after an attack i take...
think it's a good idea to add something for the acid reflux...
...but I started using Pepcid AC on bad days and that keeps the acid down. I think it's a good idea to add something for the acid reflux (pepcid, zantac, nexiu...
me to use Prilosec or \"any other OTC drug\" for acid refl...
Does Pepcid AC Raise Blood Pressure? The doctor told me to use Prilosec or \"any other OTC drug\" for acid reflux. Prilosec works but it ...so this is unacceptable. Zantac doesn't work as well. ...
one of the bandsters told me aloe vera juice and prilosec...
...I have acid reflux and one of the bandsters told me aloe vera juice and prilosec work well. Is it okay to take zantac or pepcid ac? I took a pepcid ac last night and I feel so much better today....
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