A study for a 52-year old woman who takes zantac, voltaren, zyrtec
Summary: 6 female patients aged 52 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied. This is a personalized study for a 52 year old female patient who has GERD, Anal Inflammation, Eye Allergy. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.
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What are the drugs
Zantac has active ingredients of ranitidine hydrochloride. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from 35,544 Zantac users)
Voltaren has active ingredients of diclofenac sodium. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from 20,092 Voltaren users)
Zyrtec has active ingredients of cetirizine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies. (latest outcomes from 29,990 Zyrtec users)
What are the conditions
Gerd (gastro-oesophageal reflux disease) can be treated by Omeprazole, Nexium, Prilosec, Protonix, Prevacid, Prilosec Otc. (latest reports from 19,377 Gerd patients)
Anal inflammation can be treated by Ibuprofen. (latest reports from 166 Anal Inflammation patients)
Eye allergy can be treated by Benadryl, Zyrtec, Loratadine, Allegra, Claritin, Singulair. (latest reports from 1,054 Eye Allergy patients)
On May, 19, 2015: 6 females aged 46 (±5) who take zantac, voltaren, zyrtec are studied
Information of the patient in this study:
Conditions: GERD, Anal Inflammation, Eye Allergy
- zantac (ranitidine hydrochloride): used for 1 - 2 years
- voltaren (diclofenac sodium): used for 6 - 12 months
- zyrtec (cetirizine hydrochloride): used for 6 - 12 months
Drug interactions have: moderate skin rash, blisters
Comments from or about the patient: about 2 months of itchy, raised bumps scattered that ooze for several days and leave reddened skin after they heal
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eHealthMe real world results:
Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:
|Interaction||Number of reports on eHealthMe|
|Skin Rash, Blisters||2 (33.33% of females aged 46 (±5) who take the drugs)|
(as an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea)
|Symptom (click a symptom for in-depth analysis)||Number of reports on eHealthMe|
|Skin Rash, Blisters in Gerd||1 (0.06% of females aged 46 (±5) who have Gerd)|
|Skin Rash, Blisters in Anal Inflammation||1 (10.00% of females aged 46 (±5) who have Anal inflammation)|
|Skin Rash, Blisters in Eye Allergy||1 (0.99% of females aged 46 (±5) who have Eye allergy)|
(as an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea)
|Side effect (click a side effect for in-depth analysis)||Number of reports on eHealthMe|
|Skin Rash, Blisters in Zantac||1 (0.04% of females aged 46 (±5) who take Zantac)|
|Skin Rash, Blisters in Voltaren||1 (0.07% of females aged 46 (±5) who take Voltaren)|
|Skin Rash, Blisters in Zyrtec||1 (0.03% of females aged 46 (±5) who take Zyrtec)|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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You are not alone! Join a related support group:
- support group for people who have Anal Inflammation
- support group for people who have Eye Allergy
- support group for people who have GERD
- support group for people who take Voltaren
- support group for people who take Zantac
- support group for people who take Zyrtec
Recent conversations of related support groups:
- Support group for people who have Eye Allergy
"Hoping to find information on what works the best for eye allergies which I have all year round."
- Support group for people who have GERD
"I take generic Viagra and it works very well. However I do commonally get heartburn as a side effect. Sometimes worse than others. I would like to know if anyone has any tips prior to or after to relieve the heartburn besides just using antacid?"
- Support group for people who take Voltaren
"I had an episode of being confused as to where I was while on a shopping trip. Back then, I was taking voltaren and prednisone; both for my arthritis. I seem to be fine now but am on my guard. Am scared to death just thinking that I might contract Alzheimer's and/or dementia. A relative of mine ... "
- Support group for people who take Zantac
"I was taking Zantac every night for acid reflux/GERD that mostly occurred while I slept. After several months of daily use I began waking up with muscle stiffness, tight calves, and it hurt to walk, with extreme heel pain aka Plantar Fasciitis like symptoms and could hardly walk on stairs. Physical ... "
- Support group for people who take Zyrtec
"Hi. I am 48 year old male. I've been suffering from peripheral neuropathy for almost 2 years now. I take antihistamines on a daily basis, mostly Zyrtec. I'd love to know how my fellow sufferers are dealing with their affliction. And hopefully give my 2 cents worth."
Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):
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- Why am i loosing my voice every day at work?
Almost everyday for the last week or so by the end of the day I am very hoarse. I do answer the phone but the workload has not increased. My throat is sore by bedtime. I have no symptoms in the morning. I take Zyrtec daily for allergies and have seemed a little stuffy lately, but that's it. The p ...
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Flushing started Feb. 2013 with large hives. Face and neck become inflamed with burning pain, not itching. Had been on Celebrex several years ( also tried other NSAIDS including Ibuprofen, mobic and aspirin) For neck and joint pain as well as chronic plantar facitits. Episode seem less often without NSAIDS. Continue to have episodes regardless sometimes daily Although have had periods of no episodes for a week. Areas now have has permanent markings (scaring?)
I have seen two dermatologist, family doctor, and allergist who cannot diagnose. Many lab test were within normal limits except mast cells were slightly elevated around 300. Aldactone is new Replacing HCTZ; Zantac, Allegra , and Zyrtec are new to help symptoms. Nasonex is also new . Tried topical steroid cream which was not effective. Thanks!
Related drug interaction studies:
Drug effectiveness in real world:
- Zantac for GERD reported by 102 people (updated 14 hours ago)
- Zyrtec for Eye Allergy reported by 37 people (updated 3 hours ago)
Complete drug side effects:
- Anal Inflammation (2 drugs in 11 reports) (updated 11 months ago)
- Eye Allergy (26 drugs in 259 reports) (updated 2 years ago)
- Gerd (51 drugs in 8,725 reports) (updated 14 hours ago)
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