Review: could Zantac cause Low blood sugar?
This is a review of Low blood sugar (Hypoglycemia) by studying 34,217 people who take Zantac. We analyze: the time on Zantac when people have Low blood sugar, gender and age of these people, the severity of Low blood sugar, 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 34,380 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.
Low blood sugar
Low blood sugar (low blood sugar cause seizures) (latest reports from 156,194 patients) has been reported by people with diabetes, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, depression, type 1 diabetes mellitus.
On Feb, 11, 2014: 33,118 people reported to have side effects when taking Zantac. Among them, 142 people (0.43%) have Low Blood Sugar.
Time on Zantac when people have Low blood sugar * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Low blood sugar||50.00%||25.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Low blood sugar when taking Zantac * :
|Low blood sugar||46.36%||53.64% |
Age of people who have Low blood sugar when taking Zantac * :
|Low blood sugar||0.00%||0.80%||0.00%||4.80%||2.40%||13.60%||29.60%||48.80% |
Severity of Low blood sugar when taking Zantac ** :
How people recovered from Low blood sugar ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Osteoporosis (17 people, 11.97%)
- Diabetes mellitus (15 people, 10.56%)
- Anxiety (11 people, 7.75%)
- Pain (10 people, 7.04%)
- Bipolar disorder (8 people, 5.63%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (43 people, 30.28%)
- Lasix (32 people, 22.54%)
- Lipitor (28 people, 19.72%)
- Prevacid (27 people, 19.01%)
- Reglan (26 people, 18.31%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Nawfal on Mar, 10, 2012:
after 3 months of taking zantac,now i'm having hypoglycaemia attack every 1 to 2 days
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