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
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 - 12 months:
  1. Interstitial lung disease
  2. Fever
  3. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  4. Enterococcal sepsis
  5. Premature delivery
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)
2 - 5 years:
  1. Hepatic function abnormal
  2. Eosinophil count increased
  3. Drowsiness
  4. Blood bilirubin increased
  5. Alanine aminotransferase increased
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)
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
not specified:
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Chest pain
  4. Fever
  5. Breathing difficulty

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%

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%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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