A study for a 15 year old boy who takes Zantac - from FDA reports


748 males aged 15 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 15 year old male patient who has Bad Dreams. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Sep, 16, 2018

748 males aged 15 (±5) who take Zantac are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Zantac for a 15-year old boy.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 15
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Bad Dreams
  • Drugs taken:
    • Zantac (ranitidine hydrochloride)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Bad Dreams: 0 (0% of males aged 15 (±5) who take the drug)

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Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Engraftment syndrome (inflammatory condition during neutrophil recovery after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation)
  2. Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
  3. Stomatitis (inflammation of mucous membrane of mouth)
  4. Rashes (redness)
  5. Hyperbilirubinaemia (excess of bilirubin in the blood)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Pulmonary oedema (fluid accumulation in the lungs)
  2. Respiratory disorder (respiratory disease)
  3. Febrile neutropenia (fever with reduced white blood cells)
  4. Pericardial effusion (fluid around the heart)
  5. Hepatic vein occlusion (blockage of the hepatic vein)
6 - 12 months:
  1. Hepatosplenic t-cell lymphoma (neoplasm comprising medium-sized cytotoxic t-cells that show a significant sinusoidal infiltration in the liver, spleen, and bone marrow)
  2. Respiratory acidosis (respiratory failure or ventilatory failure, causes the ph of blood and other bodily fluids to decrease)
  3. Lactic acidosis (low ph in body tissues)
  4. Disseminated intravascular coagulation (systemic activation of blood coagulation)
  5. Dizziness
1 - 2 years:
n/a
2 - 5 years:
  1. Capillary leak syndrome (capillary leaks plasma)
  2. Hypophosphataemia (electrolyte disturbance in which there is an abnormally low level of phosphate in the blood)
  3. Tumor lysis syndrome
  4. Herpes zoster
  5. Leukocytosis (increased white blood cells)
5 - 10 years:
  1. Rash macular (small, flat red spots)
  2. Fever
  3. Mycoplasma infection (bacterial infection)
  4. Transaminases increased
  5. Adverse event
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  1. Fever
  2. Nausea and vomiting
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  4. Diarrhea
  5. Abdominal pain

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Crohn's Disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract): 48 people, 6.42%
  2. Preventive Health Care : 38 people, 5.08%
  3. Pain : 34 people, 4.55%
  4. Cystic Fibrosis (disease of the secretary glands): 25 people, 3.34%
  5. Inflammatory Bowel Disease : 23 people, 3.07%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Zofran (78 people, 10.43%)
  2. Benadryl (73 people, 9.76%)
  3. Bactrim (67 people, 8.96%)
  4. Miralax (67 people, 8.96%)
  5. Methotrexate (58 people, 7.75%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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