Review: Loss of appetite in Zantac
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 5, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Loss of appetite (Appetite - decreased) by studying 33,092 people who take Zantac. We analyze: the time on Zantac when people have Loss of appetite, gender and age of these people, the severity of Loss of appetite, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Zantac. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Zantac (latest outcomes) 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, fatigue, weakness.
Loss of appetite
Loss of appetite (lack of feeling to eat) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, pain, osteoporosis.
On Dec, 5, 2013: 33,092 people reported to have side effects when taking Zantac. Among them, 556 people (1.68%) have Loss Of Appetite.
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||72.73%||15.15%||9.09%||0.00%||0.00%||3.03%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Loss of appetite when taking Zantac * :
|Loss of appetite||64.92%||35.08% |
Age of people who have Loss of appetite when taking Zantac * :
|Loss of appetite||0.72%||3.43%||2.35%||2.53%||5.42%||9.57%||20.58%||55.42% |
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 (71 people, 12.77%)
- Hypertension (59 people, 10.61%)
- Osteoporosis (40 people, 7.19%)
- Multiple myeloma (36 people, 6.47%)
- Anxiety (34 people, 6.12%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (141 people, 25.36%)
- Zometa (126 people, 22.66%)
- Prilosec (110 people, 19.78%)
- Ativan (108 people, 19.42%)
- Aredia (96 people, 17.27%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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