A study for a 45 year old man who takes Zantac 150 - from FDA reports


2,393 males aged 45 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 45 year old male patient who has Urinary Urgency. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Oct, 18, 2018

2,393 males aged 45 (±5) who take Zantac 150 are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Zantac 150 for a 45-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 45
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Urinary Urgency
  • Drugs taken:
    • Zantac 150 (ranitidine hydrochloride)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Rashes (redness)
  2. Drug ineffective
  3. Drug screen positive
  4. Alanine aminotransferase increased
  5. Pneumonia
  6. Stroke (sudden death of a portion of the brain cells due to a lack of oxygen)
  7. Weakness
  8. Heart rate increased
  9. Loss of consciousness
  10. Respiratory disorder (respiratory disease)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Dizziness
  2. High blood pressure
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  4. Skin discoloration
  5. Oesophageal spasm (contraction of oesophagus)
  6. Urination - painful
  7. Diarrhea
  8. Palmar-plantar erythrodysaesthesia syndrome (hand-foot syndrome)
  9. Reflux gastritis (a condition in which the lining of a person's stomach becomes inflamed as a result of exposure to bile)
  10. Visual impairment
6 - 12 months:
  1. Interstitial lung disease
  2. Fever
  3. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  4. Enterococcal sepsis
  5. Premature delivery
  6. Cellulitis (infection under the skin)
  7. Sepsis (a severe blood infection that can lead to organ failure and death)
  8. Gynaecomastia (enlargement of the gland tissue of the male breast)
  9. Tremor (trembling or shaking movements in one or more parts of your body)
  10. Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance)
1 - 2 years:
  1. Hyperlipidaemia (presence of excess lipids in the blood)
  2. Lymphocele (a collection of lymphatic fluid within the body not bordered by epithelial lining)
  3. Leukopenia (less number of white blood cells in blood)
  4. Respiratory acidosis (respiratory failure or ventilatory failure, causes the ph of blood and other bodily fluids to decrease)
  5. Unilateral hydronephrosis (kidney stone that causes obstruction of the ureter)
  6. Ureteric stenosis (abnormal narrowing or contraction of a duct or canal)
  7. Colonic polyp (extra part of colon tissue grow in intestine)
  8. Hyperuricaemia (level of uric acid in the blood that is abnormally high)
  9. Broken bone
  10. Enterocolitis (inflammation of the digestive tract, involving enteritis of the small intestine and colitis of the colon)
2 - 5 years:
  1. Hepatic function abnormal
  2. Eosinophil count increased
  3. Drowsiness
  4. Blood bilirubin increased
  5. Alanine aminotransferase increased
  6. Aspartate aminotransferase increased
  7. Blood lactate dehydrogenase increased
  8. Intestinal obstruction
  9. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  10. Abdominal distension
5 - 10 years:
  1. Collapse of lung (functional breakdown of lung)
  2. Itching
  3. Musculoskeletal chest pain (pain in chest muscle or nerve or bones)
  4. Dizziness
  5. Pulmonary oedema (fluid accumulation in the lungs)
  6. Ecchymosis (a discoloration of the skin resulting from bleeding underneath)
  7. Hepatitis b dna assay positive
  8. Hepatic function abnormal
  9. Hypophosphataemia (electrolyte disturbance in which there is an abnormally low level of phosphate in the blood)
  10. Spinal osteoarthritis (joint cartilage loss in spine)
10+ years:
  1. Osteopenia (a condition where bone mineral density is lower than normal)
  2. Depression
  3. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break)
  4. Multiple fractures
  5. Rib fracture
  6. Emotional distress
  7. Spinal fracture (fracture in one of vertebrae)
  8. Back pain
  9. Ankylosing spondylitis (type of arthritis affecting the spine)
  10. Compression fracture (fracture due to pressure caused by injury)
not specified:
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Chest pain
  4. Fever
  5. Breathing difficulty
  6. Depression
  7. Headache (pain in head)
  8. Stress and anxiety
  9. Drug ineffective
  10. Dizziness

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. High Blood Pressure : 119 people, 4.97%
  2. Pain : 118 people, 4.93%
  3. Preventive Health Care : 103 people, 4.30%
  4. Depression : 89 people, 3.72%
  5. Stress And Anxiety : 70 people, 2.93%
  6. High Blood Cholesterol : 66 people, 2.76%
  7. Hiv Infection : 52 people, 2.17%
  8. Hepatitis C : 47 people, 1.96%
  9. Crohn's Disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract): 44 people, 1.84%
  10. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 42 people, 1.76%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Lipitor (158 people, 6.60%)
  2. Aspirin (123 people, 5.14%)
  3. Prilosec (118 people, 4.93%)
  4. Prednisone (113 people, 4.72%)
  5. Lasix (111 people, 4.64%)
  6. Prevacid (106 people, 4.43%)
  7. Tylenol (100 people, 4.18%)
  8. Nexium (98 people, 4.10%)
  9. Lisinopril (97 people, 4.05%)
  10. Neurontin (96 people, 4.01%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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