Review: Zofran and Zantac drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Zofran and Zantac. It is created by eHealthMe based on 1,116 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Zofran (latest outcomes from 833 users) has active ingredients of ondansetron hydrochloride. It is often used in nausea.
Zantac (latest outcomes from 35,454 users) has active ingredients of ranitidine hydrochloride. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.
On Mar, 7, 2014: 1,116 people who reported to have interactions when taking Zofran, Zantac are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Zofran (ondansetron hydrochloride)
- Zantac (ranitidine hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Zofran, Zantac:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||271|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||185|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||123|
|Anaemia (lack of blood)||123|
|Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)||107|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Zofran, Zantac:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||5|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||4|
|Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis (involves fibrosis of skin, joints, eyes due to kidney disease)||3|
|Cholecystitis Chronic (long lasting infection of gallbladder)||2|
|Hypoalbuminaemia (levels of albumin in blood serum are abnormally low)||2|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer
- Non-small cell lung cancer
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Zofran (ondansetron hydrochloride) is often used to treat nausea. 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:
- Zofran is used in:
- Zantac is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Zofran alternatives:
- Zantac alternatives:
Comments from related studies:
From this study (3 months ago):
Symptoms have been going on for three years. Doctor's have done MRI's, CT's, Ultrasounds, and several lab test. They have yet to find any cause for the nausea, vomiting and dizziness. Only thing they have not tried is discontinuing some of the medicine.
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By ArwenWolf: Cause of a symptom possibly be due to interaction between spironolactone and seroquel?
Am Transgender, MtF, 20 years post operative, major Depressive lifelong, and rage, both inherited from birth mother, suicidal at times, un-named sleep disorder since teens Had started Spironolactone in around April of this year due to sudden breastmass loss, and then more recently, Seroquel for sle ...
- By lorenzo: Will my medications interact
I am on methadone for pain and klonopin for anxiety. I started getting sharp pains right below my ribs and my doctor gave me zantac for it and I want to make sure that it's ok to be taking this combo of drugs because my doctor is always giving me medications that interact with the methadone or klono ...
- By Youlia: I began taking clonazepam two days ago and now i have some rectal bleeding
I have been suffering with stomach disorders for the past four years.
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- By Anne the Aussie: Polyuria associated with zantac
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 ...
- By Tonya2247: I got pneumonia while taking topamax, obvious correlation
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 ...
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