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Prescribing mode: OTC
Ranitidine ( trade name Zantac) is a histamine H2-receptor antagonist that inhibits gastric acid production. It is commonly use...Read on Wikipedia
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Zantac and Vitamin B12 Deficiency
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Vitamin B12 Deficiency
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have been taking 300 mg of Zantac for at least 15 years,...
" ...IBS and have been taking 300 mg of Zantac for at least 15 ...never been tested for B12. About 2 weeks ago I started having the pins and needles sensations all over my body, have been taking the... "
Outconnection with taking zantac makes me wonder if y...
" ...connection with taking zantac makes me wonder if ...ability to process B12. Low B12 can also cause problems with heartburn etc which zantac is used to treat ... along with anxiety and depression ... This... "
taking Zantac cause my B12 deficiency, I wonder? Tummy: I wo...
" ...GP didn't check on my B12 or Magnesium. Would taking Zantac cause my B12 deficiency, I wonder? Tummy: I work ...I don't type continuously. My mom has osteoporosis so I am listening to my every ache... "
it. so, people taking Zantac twice a day are at risk of...
" ...very unlikely that he's got a b12 deficiency as long as he's eating ...food, such as meat, the cobalamin is bound to protein. and ...of it. so, people taking Zantac twice a day are at risk of cobalamin... "
an hour ago and I started to get burning immediately....
" ...really messed up. I took Zantac an hour ago and I started to get burning immediately. Weird. Going away slowly ...that h.pylori can lead to Vitamin B12 deficiency, Is there any truth to ...that? I started to... "
aking some Zantac for a couple of weeks prior that I'm sur...
" ... really low in B12, and that was while on sublingual B12. I had been taking some Zantac for a couple of weeks prior that I'm sure wasn't helping the absorption of foods I was eating, but I... "
Zantac 300 mg twice a day. It doesn't seem to help much...
" Thanks! yes, I take Zantac 300 mg twice a day. It doesn't seem to help much though. My stomach ...read that you can have problems with B12 deficiency, etc. after long term ...effect that was awful. So... "
still maintain that since Zantac reduces stomach ac...
" ...the original source of your B12 deficiency. Sorry about the confusion. I still maintain that since Zantac reduces stomach acid. And since Intrinsic Factor is a component of Stomach acid - ego... "
treated with anti-acid therapy (Zantac, Prilosec, Maalox,...
" ...signals gastritis, which is treated with anti-acid therapy (Zantac, Prilosec, Maalox, etc.) for a ...It is... "
have low B12 which I think was caused by taking Zantac for...
" I have low B12 which I think was caused by taking Zantac for over 4 years after ...a ppi or other acid blocker that has developed low B12 and other Vitamin deficiencies. I am also very low... "
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