Review: could Zantac cause Loss of appetite?
We study 34,283 people who have side effects while taking Zantac from FDA and social media. Among them, 584 have Loss of appetite. Find out below who they are, when they have Loss of appetite and more.
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Zantac (latest outcomes from 35,505 users) has active ingredients of ranitidine hydrochloride. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Loss of appetite
Loss of appetite (lack of feeling to eat) (latest reports from 385,743 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, pain, osteoporosis.
On Aug, 13, 2014: 34,282 people reported to have side effects when taking Zantac. Among them, 584 people (1.70%) have Loss Of Appetite. They amount to 0.15% of all the 385,732 people who have Loss Of Appetite on eHealthMe.
Time on Zantac when people have Loss of appetite * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Loss of appetite||76.32%||13.16%||7.89%||0.00%||0.00%||2.63%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Loss of appetite when taking Zantac * :
|Loss of appetite||63.29%||36.71% |
Age of people who have Loss of appetite when taking Zantac * :
|Loss of appetite||0.69%||3.28%||2.25%||2.42%||5.18%||9.15%||21.07%||55.96% |
Severity of Loss of appetite when taking Zantac ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Loss of appetite||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Loss of appetite ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Loss of appetite||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (73 people, 12.50%)
- Hypertension (61 people, 10.45%)
- Multiple myeloma (46 people, 7.88%)
- Osteoporosis (40 people, 6.85%)
- Anxiety (34 people, 5.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (143 people, 24.49%)
- Zometa (137 people, 23.46%)
- Prilosec (116 people, 19.86%)
- Ativan (114 people, 19.52%)
- Aredia (103 people, 17.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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