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Were you looking for information about Ranitidine? Rantadine is a common misspelling of ranitidine.
Ranitidine hydrochloride (Zantac®) is a medication approved to treat several conditions involving the stomach, esophagus, and intestines. The over-the-counter version of the medication is approved to treat heartburn, acid indigestion, and a sour stomach. The prescription form is used for treating ulcers, GERD, erosive esophagitis, and other conditions. Although ranitidine is tolerated well by most people, it is not suitable for everyone. Before using this medication, make sure to talk to your healthcare provider about any other health conditions you have, as well as any other medications you are taking (including vitamins and supplements).
(To read the full eMedTV article about this medication, click Ranitidine. This article covers how the drug works, dosing information, general precautions, and more. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
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