Review: could Zantac cause Narcotic Abuse?


Narcotic abuse is found among people who take Zantac, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old also take medication Oxycontin, and have Prostate cancer metastatic . We study 40,701 people who have side effects while taking Zantac from FDA and social media. Among them, 49 have Narcotic abuse. Find out below who they are, when they have Narcotic abuse and more.

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Zantac has active ingredients of ranitidine hydrochloride. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Zantac 47,959 users)

Narcotic Abuse

Narcotic abuse (addiction of narcotic (pain killer )) has been reported by people with drug abuse and dependence, drug abuse, drug dependence, pain, depression (latest reports from 32,267 Narcotic abuse patients).

On Oct, 20, 2016

40,701 people reported to have side effects when taking Zantac.
Among them, 49 people (0.12%) have Narcotic Abuse

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Zantac cause Narcotic abuse?

Gender of people who have Narcotic Abuse when taking Zantac *:

  • female: 41.67 %
  • male: 58.33 %

Age of people who have Narcotic Abuse when taking Zantac *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 2.78 %
  • 10-19: 2.78 %
  • 20-29: 19.44 %
  • 30-39: 5.56 %
  • 40-49: 25.0 %
  • 50-59: 25.0 %
  • 60+: 19.44 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Prostate Cancer Metastatic (8 people, 16.33%)
  • Pain (7 people, 14.29%)
  • Insomnia (4 people, 8.16%)
  • Back Pain (4 people, 8.16%)
  • Abdominal Pain (3 people, 6.12%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Oxycontin (25 people, 51.02%)
  • Prilosec (19 people, 38.78%)
  • Percocet (18 people, 36.73%)
  • Aspirin (14 people, 28.57%)
  • Zoloft (13 people, 26.53%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (25 people, 51.02%)
  • Anxiety (25 people, 51.02%)
  • Vomiting (19 people, 38.78%)
  • Nausea (17 people, 34.69%)
  • Diarrhoea (17 people, 34.69%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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