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Review: could Zantac cause Narcotic abuse (Drug abuse)?

Summary: 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 34,319 people who have side effects while taking Zantac from FDA and social media. Among them, 36 have Narcotic abuse. Find out below who they are, when they have Narcotic abuse and more.

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Zantac

Zantac has active ingredients of ranitidine hydrochloride. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from 35,544 Zantac users)

Narcotic abuse

Narcotic abuse (addiction of narcotic (pain killer )) has been reported by people with drug abuse and dependence, pain, depression, back pain, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 10,560 Narcotic abuse patients)

On May, 9, 2015: 34,316 people reported to have side effects when taking Zantac. Among them, 36 people (0.10%) have Narcotic Abuse.

Trend of Narcotic abuse in Zantac reports

Time on Zantac when people have Narcotic abuse * :

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

FemaleMale
Narcotic abuse44.44%55.56%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Narcotic abuse0.00%3.85%3.85%3.85%7.69%26.92%30.77%23.08%

Severity of Narcotic abuse when taking Zantac ** :

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How people recovered from Narcotic abuse ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Prostate cancer metastatic (8 people, 22.22%)
  2. Depression (3 people, 8.33%)
  3. Pain (3 people, 8.33%)
  4. Neck pain (3 people, 8.33%)
  5. Alcohol use (3 people, 8.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Oxycontin (21 people, 58.33%)
  2. Prilosec (17 people, 47.22%)
  3. Percocet (17 people, 47.22%)
  4. Zoloft (13 people, 36.11%)
  5. Aspirin (12 people, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • rapid weight gain withing 4 months or so

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  • Had gained weight and lost weight and gained it back.

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  • From this study (4 months ago):

  • After 5 days on Ranitidine I had 6 really severe nose bleeds in 2 weeks had 3 cauterisations but another bleed today I also have cramp in my legs and pain in my kidneys. I was on Lansorazole for 14 years and could eat anything, but they have been stopped due to fear of fractures.

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