Review: could Zantac cause Erectile Dysfunction?


Summary

Erectile dysfunction is found among people who take Zantac, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Viagra, and have Pain . We study 34,077 people who have side effects while taking Zantac from FDA and social media. Among them, 138 have Erectile dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Erectile dysfunction and more.

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Zantac

Zantac has active ingredients of ranitidine hydrochloride. It is often used in indigestion. (latest outcomes from Zantac 35,120 users)

Erectile Dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction has been reported by people with drug effect decreased, drug ineffective, erection problems, optic ischaemic neuropathy, high blood pressure (latest reports from 30,350 Erectile dysfunction patients).

On Jul, 21, 2016

34,077 people reported to have side effects when taking Zantac.
Among them, 138 people (0.4%) have Erectile Dysfunction


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Zantac cause Erectile dysfunction?

Time on Zantac when people have Erectile Dysfunction *:

  • < 1 month: 14.29 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 42.86 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 14.29 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 28.57 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Erectile Dysfunction when taking Zantac *:

  • female: 2.19 %
  • male: 97.81 %

Age of people who have Erectile Dysfunction when taking Zantac *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.85 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 3.42 %
  • 40-49: 34.19 %
  • 50-59: 27.35 %
  • 60+: 34.19 %

Severity if Erectile Dysfunction when taking Zantac **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 66.67 %
  • severe: 33.33 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Erectile Dysfunction **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (17 people)
  • Dyspepsia (13 people)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (12 people)
  • Erectile Dysfunction (12 people)
  • Hypertension (10 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Viagra (33 people)
  • Vicodin (21 people)
  • Prilosec (18 people)
  • Vioxx (16 people)
  • Albuterol (16 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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