Review: could Zantac cause Drug screen positive?
This is a review of Drug screen positive by studying 34,217 people who take Zantac. We analyze: the time on Zantac when people have Drug screen positive, gender and age of these people, the severity of Drug screen positive, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Zantac. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Zantac (latest outcomes from 35,454 users) has active ingredients of ranitidine hydrochloride. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease, gastroesophageal reflux in infants. Commonly reported side effects of Zantac include nausea, nausea aggravated, chest pain, weakness, fatigue.
Drug screen positive
Drug screen positive (latest reports from 16,874 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 34,217 people reported to have side effects when taking Zantac. Among them, 184 people (0.54%) have Drug Screen Positive. They amount to 1.10% of all the 16,790 people who have Drug Screen Positive.
Time on Zantac when people have Drug screen positive * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Drug screen positive||75.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||12.50%||0.00%||12.50% |
Gender of people who have Drug screen positive when taking Zantac * :
|Drug screen positive||44.02%||55.98% |
Age of people who have Drug screen positive when taking Zantac * :
|Drug screen positive||0.00%||1.04%||6.25%||15.62%||35.42%||19.79%||18.75%||3.12% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Dyspepsia (49 people, 26.63%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (13 people, 7.07%)
- Pain (7 people, 3.80%)
- Anxiety (3 people, 1.63%)
- Hypertension (3 people, 1.63%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zantac 150 (78 people, 42.39%)
- Oxycontin (18 people, 9.78%)
- Zantac 75 (16 people, 8.70%)
- Albuterol (14 people, 7.61%)
- Valium (13 people, 7.07%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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