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Ranitidine Tablet Information

Ranitidine Tablet Benefits & Uses

Ranitidine Tablet is used to treat the following -

Ranitidine Tablet Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Ranitidine Tablet


Ranitidine Tablet Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Ranitidine Tablet is used -

  1. Fatigue Mild
  2. Drowsiness
  3. Headache Mild
  4. Constipation Moderate
  5. Diarrhoea
  6. Cough Mild
  7. Weakness
  8. Pancreatic inflammation
  9. Anaphylactic reaction
  10. Bradycardia
  11. Jaundice Moderate
  12. Hepatitis
  13. Depression Moderate
  14. Erectile Dysfunction Moderate
  15. Confusion

Ranitidine Tablet Related Warnings

Is the use of Ranitidine Tablet safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women can take Ranitidine without worrying about any side effects.


Is the use of Ranitidine Tablet safe during breastfeeding?

Ranitidine is safe for breastfeeding women.


What is the effect of Ranitidine Tablet on the Kidneys?

Ranitidine rarely affects the kidneys.


What is the effect of Ranitidine Tablet on the Liver?

Very few cases of side effects of Ranitidine on the liver have been reported.


What is the effect of Ranitidine Tablet on the Heart?

Ranitidine is completely safe for the heart.


Severe Interaction of Ranitidine Tablet with Other Drugs

Ranitidine Tablet should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Ranitidine Tablet Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Ranitidine Tablet unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Kidney Disease
  2. Liver Disease
  3. Porphyria
  4. Heart Disease
  5. Allergy
  6. Drug Allergies

Frequently asked Questions about Ranitidine Tablet

Is this Ranitidine Tablet habit forming or addictive?

Ranitidine is not addictive in nature.


Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Yes, you can comfortably use machinery or drive after taking Ranitidine since it will not make you feel sleepy.


Is it safe?

Yes, Ranitidine does not show any kind of adverse effect.


Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Ranitidine is not used to treat mental disorders.


Ranitidine Tablet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Ranitidine Tablet

There is no information on the effects of taking Ranitidine with food, because this topic has not been scientifically researched yet.


Interaction between Alcohol and Ranitidine Tablet

Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Ranitidine as it can have severe side effects.



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  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Zantac® (ranitidine hydrochloride)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 650