Pepcid and Zantac drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Pepcid and Zantac together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Pepcid and Zantac. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,957 people who take the same drugs from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Pepcid

Pepcid has active ingredients of famotidine. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Pepcid 28,481 users)

Zantac

Zantac has active ingredients of ranitidine hydrochloride. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Zantac 48,020 users)

On Feb, 02, 2017

1,957 people who take Pepcid, Zantac are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Pepcid and Zantac drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • drug ineffective
  • leukopenia
  • sepsis
  • lung neoplasm malignant
  • hyperbilirubinaemia
  • dehydration
  • hypotension
  • bk virus infection
  • cystitis haemorrhagic
  • cytomegalovirus infection
1 - 6 months:
  • renal failure acute
  • anaemia
  • cerebral haemorrhage
  • enterocolitis
  • hepatic function abnormal
  • respiratory failure
  • blood lactic acid increased
  • cholecystitis acute
  • fatigue
  • haemoglobin decreased
6 - 12 months:
  • cardiac failure
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • dyspnoea
  • gamma-glutamyltransferase increased
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • blood alkaline phosphatase increased
  • blood lactate dehydrogenase increased
  • cardio-respiratory arrest
  • carpal tunnel syndrome
  • depressed level of consciousness
1 - 2 years:
  • osteoporosis
  • bone disorder
  • depression
  • fall
  • leukopenia
  • lower limb fracture
  • multiple fractures
  • arthritis
  • hydronephrosis
  • lymphocele
2 - 5 years:
  • osteoporosis
  • arthritis
  • depression
  • ankle fracture
  • pyrexia
  • calcium deficiency
  • chills
  • dyspepsia
  • dysphagia
  • gastric disorder
5 - 10 years:
  • osteoporosis
  • osteoarthritis
  • bone disorder
  • depression
  • hand fracture
  • intervertebral disc degeneration
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • foot fracture
  • wrist fracture
  • cardiovascular disorder
10+ years:
  • osteoporosis
  • depression
  • ankle fracture
  • vitamin d deficiency
  • anxiety
  • arthritis
  • foot fracture
  • multiple fractures
  • angina pectoris
  • emotional distress
not specified:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • fatigue
  • osteoporosis
  • dyspnoea
  • vomiting
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • bone disorder

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • depression
  • pain
  • osteoporosis
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • fatigue
  • anxiety
  • fall
  • bone disorder
  • diarrhoea
male:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • depression
  • dyspnoea
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • pyrexia
  • fatigue
  • pneumonia
  • diarrhoea

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • pyrexia
  • abdominal distension
  • hypotension
  • multi-organ failure
  • respiratory failure
  • alopecia
  • blister
  • candidiasis
  • cyanosis
  • failure to thrive
2-9:
  • depression
  • multiple fractures
  • osteoporosis
  • osteonecrosis
  • pain in extremity
  • ruptured cerebral aneurysm
  • scoliosis
  • death
  • bone marrow failure
  • foetal exposure during pregnancy
10-19:
  • electrocardiogram qt prolonged
  • pain
  • abdominal pain
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • blood bilirubin increased
  • pyrexia
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • depression
20-29:
  • pain
  • vomiting
  • anxiety
  • diarrhoea
  • nausea
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • headache
  • injury
  • insomnia
  • jaundice
30-39:
  • pain
  • convulsion
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • asthenia
  • nausea
  • osteopenia
  • insomnia
  • weight decreased
  • fatigue
40-49:
  • arthralgia
  • nausea
  • depression
  • osteoporosis
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • chest pain
  • vomiting
  • arthritis
  • diarrhoea
50-59:
  • depression
  • pain
  • osteoporosis
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • back pain
  • bone disorder
  • osteoarthritis
60+:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • bone disorder
  • anxiety
  • fall
  • dyspnoea
  • chest pain
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
  • pyrexia
  • weight decreased

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Pepcid (famotidine) is often used to treat gastrooesophageal reflux disease. Zantac (ranitidine hydrochloride) is often used to treat indigestion. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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