Review: Zofran and Zantac
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Zofran and Zantac. It is created by eHealthMe based on 1,116 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 6, 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)||398|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||370|
|Anaemia (lack of blood)||238|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||229|
|Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)||214|
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)||10|
|Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis (involves fibrosis of skin, joints, eyes due to kidney disease)||6|
|Sinus Tachycardia (a heart rhythm with elevated rate of impulses originating from the sinoatrial node)||4|
|Rhinitis (a medical term for irritation and inflammation of the mucous membrane inside the nose)||4|
|Oral Candidiasis (fungal infection of mouth)||4|
|Hypomagnesaemia (electrolyte disturbance in which there is an abnormally low level of magnesium in the blood)||4|
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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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 (4 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?):
- Need some help, i missed a week of pantalock and took zantack 150 mgs for a week then i went back on the panalock and sill my stomake is feeling off.
Small question I did not take my birth control for the month of February then I had a very upset stomach all week during my period and did not have the panalock for a week so I took zantack for a week then came back to pantalock at 40mg but my stomach is still feeling off a little is it because I sw ...
- 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 ...
- 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 ...
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