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Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD), gastric reflux disease, or '...
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Zantac 46,930 Gaviscon 31,169 Prevacid 24,225
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Zantac vs Zegerid

Zantac
VS.
Zegerid
Other name: Ranitidine (Ranitidine)
Other name: Zegerid OTC (Zegerid OTC)
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Method of use:
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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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Omeprazole (International Nonproprietary Name) is a proton pump inhibitor used in the treatment of dyspepsia, peptic ulcer (PUD), gastroesophageal reflux disease (GORD/GERD), laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR) and Zollinger–Ellison syndrome. Omeprazole is o...
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Allergies
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Burning
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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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About Zegerid
Omeprazole (International Nonproprietary Name) is a proton pump inhibitor used in the treatment of dyspepsia, peptic ulcer (PUD), gastroesophageal reflux disease (GORD/GERD), laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR) and Zollinger–Ellison syndrome. Omeprazole is o...
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Prilosec, Zegrid) work better than Zantac. Zantac...
" ...found tha tPPIs (Prevacid, Prilosec, Zegrid) work better than Zantac. Zantac only works for my boys if its along... "

me. I take Zegerid now and have fewer side effects. You may...
" Zantac made me very dizzy/woozy and it also gave me anxiety as well. ...to cure so it didn't work for me. I take Zegerid now and have fewer side effects. You may just need to find the right... "

\" wedge and avoid acidic foods/liquid. Doesn't help much...
" ...stomach is extremely distended. I just finished a 14 day round of Zegerid 40 mg. I felt better then gradually it all ...I'm taking 300 mg Zantac nightly, sleep on a 4\" wedge and avoid acidic... "

you just switched from zantac to zegerid then it can take...
" give the zantac, too. if you just switched from zantac to zegerid then it can take up ...the full effects of the zegerid. give the zantac at 10 mgs per kilo ...it 4hrs seperate... "

taking zantac after being on zegerid and other meds that...
" ...the fibromylagia is the source of most of it. I am now taking zantac after being on zegerid and other meds that just stopped working. How is prilosec for... "

surgeon told me to take zegrid and I also take zantac. The...
" ...surgeon told me to take zegrid and I also take zantac. The zantac works better at reducing the \"hungry feeling\" He also told me maalox 1/2-1 teaspoon. But he... "

out completely) but it is miserable and we both hate it...
" ...in (she could spit the zantac out completely) but it is miserable and we both hate it. Does the zegerid taste any better? I am aware of ...my regular Dr to rx zegerid but he is unfamiliar with it and... "

the zantac when he was on zegerid, because he was on like...
" for me, i really needed the zantac when he was on zegerid, because he was on like 60 mg and i ...times. now that he is on prevacid i dont need the zantac really, he is doing great and he is back... "

to stop the Zantac when we started the Zegerid. Is this...
" ...to be really difficult. The doctor we saw (who seemed to know nothing) said we had to stop the Zantac when we started the Zegerid. Is this true? I read somewhere on this site... "

and we're going to start Zegerid because the Zantac is not...
" ...weeks, and he was diagnosed with reflux at 6 weeks and was started on Zantac. He's now 4 months old, and we're going to start Zegerid because the Zantac is not as effective anymore.... "

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