Review: Allegra and Zantac
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Allegra and Zantac. It is created by eHealthMe based on 1,322 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Allegra (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of fexofenadine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies.
Zantac (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of ranitidine hydrochloride. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.
On Oct, 9, 2013: 1,322 people who reported to have interactions when taking Allegra, Zantac are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Allegra (fexofenadine hydrochloride)
- Zantac (ranitidine hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Allegra, Zantac:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Allegra, Zantac:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|1||Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus||16|
|2||Coronary Artery Disease||12|
|5||Lower Limb Fracture||6|
|6||Upper Limb Fracture||6|
|7||Cardiac Failure Congestive||6|
|10||Renal Failure Chronic||6|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By Annemarie: Are there any sinus infection meds that do not exacerbate essential tremors?
(for a 64 year old woman who has Essential Tremor, and takes Allegra)
I am trying to find an allergy med that will NOT make me very nervous and shaky. I have essential tremors and these meds make the condition worse - I shake much more and it feels like I'm on speed...but I have a chronic sinus headache which, I feel, is due to seasonal allergies...
(Number of patients like Annemarie: 440)
- By Lou: Can long-term use of fexofenadine cause muscle pain and stiffness
(for a 64 year old man who has Leg Pain, Buttock Pain, and takes Fexofenadine Hydrochloride)
Long-term (5-10 years)daily use year around of fexofenadine. Leg and buttock pain developed gradually over the last year and continues to deteriorate in spite of several alternate treatments.
(Number of patients like Lou: 461)
- By Nicole: I have had this very localized area of swelling on each hip for a couple of years now (looks like two small sacs of water or air sitting on each hip) any ideas what could be causing this?
(for a 22 year old woman who has Hip Swelling, Indoor Allergies, Food Allergy, Food Intolerance, Anxiety, IBS, Osgood-schlatter Disease, Mild Scoliosis, and takes Allegra, Fish Oil, Orsythia)
I have been seeing a chiropractor for years now for back, knee, and hip pain including going through physical therapy, regular manipulation, and massage. When I noticed this for months and it hadn't gone away I had him look at it. He was able to tell that this was not simply adipose and it seemed to ...
(Number of patients like Nicole: 5,776)
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- By clwk: Temazepam & fenfexodine
(for a 40 year old woman who has Sleep Disorder, Chronic Sinitus, Allergic Rhinitus, and takes Temazepam, Fexofenadine Hydrochloride)
Is anyone else finding the Temazepam is not working when taken with fenofexedine? I survive on a few hours of sleep a day.
(Number of patients like clwk: 1,546)
- By Anne the Aussie: Polyuria associated with zantac
(for a 66 year old woman who has Esophageal And Gastric Erosions, and takes Zantac 150)
I was prescribed Zantac 150mg before breakfast and before dinner. After two days, I felt tired and had polyuria (by weight change 650 mL). I had kidney pain so drank water with a tiny bit of salt. Felt very nauseous, but more water helped. Continued to sip water til kidney pain eased. Have discontin ...
(Number of patients like Anne the Aussie: 455)
- By Tonya2247: I got pneumonia while taking topamax, obvious correlation
(for a 44 year old woman who has Plantar Fasciitis, Trigger Finger, Anemia - B12 Deficiency, Anemia, Malabsorption, Gastric Bypass, Osteopenia, Chronic Pancreatitis, Depression, and takes Klonopin, Ambien Cr, Prilosec Otc, Zenpep, Calcium, Zinc Sulfate, Vitamin D, Vitamin A, Job's-tears, Vitamin B12, Zofran, Zantac, Zyrtec, Doxycycline Hyclate, Reclast, Venofer, Neurontin, Buspar, Effexor, Dilaudid)
I do not take all the medicines above all the time but I am using an implanted pump giving me less than 2mg of dilaudid per day, 75 mg effexor daily and usually buspar. Dr prescribed topamax within 4 days I was hospitalized with Pneumonia, stayed a week came home a week had a clear chest x ray and ...
(Number of patients like Tonya2247: 13,888)
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Allegra (fexofenadine hydrochloride) is often used to treat allergies. Zantac (ranitidine hydrochloride) is often used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Allegra is used in:
- Zantac is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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