Zantac for stomach upset and ulcer treatment
The person who wants to enjoy a happy life, he should maintain his good health at any cost. Without a good health, he cannot enjoy the good moments of his life. Such people can come to doctor for proper diet plan and medical checkup. A balance diet is very necessary to have a good health. Since there is a change in taste of people, majority of them like to eat junk food which is not good for health. It should be made possible that use of junk food is less in their daily life otherwise the chances of getting health diseases to manifolds. Another thing that many people overlook is daily morning exercise. Exercise keeps the body fit and healthy for all daily routine activities. I have seen many people who do not consume fats or cholesterol because they keep sitting on chair all day in offices. This thing can be very harmful for their health. They should include healthy activities in their routine so they can keep their body healthy and smart.
You may have experienced acidity in stomach after eating too much. If this situation sustains for a long time, it can leads to ulcer of stomach or intestine. In order to prevent it, doctors suggest the use of Zantac medicine which treat this condition. Zantac may also be recommended by professional doctor for another medication purpose too which is not mentioned in its guideline. Before the use of Zantac, there are few things which should be in your mind. First, its use may increase the risk of pneumonia. Pneumonia symptoms are fever, coughing, yellow mucus, chest pain and short breath. Contact your doctor immediately if any of these symptoms start appearing. Moreover, tell your doctor about your medical diseases too prior the use of Zantac. It is not only pneumonia but many other health problems like liver or kidney disease which can affect the working of Zantac.
Zantac is also called by its scientific name Ranitidine. This medicine comes in both forms that is syrup and tablets. Zantac is available in many doses like 25 mg, 150 mg and 300 mg. The recommendation of right dose is based upon the health condition of patient and his health. Normally old people do not have the capability to bear heavy dose, so doctors prefer to suggest them lower dose of Zantac for required results but it is not necessary always because doctor may change his dose according to severity of problem. Zantac can pass into breast milk so do not take it without informing your doctor that you are breastfeeding. Take the medicine as per recommended prescription. If you skipped one of its doses, talk to your doctor. Do not overdose yourself with Zantac as the chances of its side effects will increase. Some of its known side effects are swelling of face, tongue and lips, facing difficulty in breathing and hives etc. Vision pain, eye bruising and unusual weakness should be reported immediately to doctor as they are serious side effects.
20mg x 120 Tabs
Aciphex is used for treatment of ulcers and GERD (heartburn), and other conditions involving excessive stomach acid production.
1gm x 240 Tabs
Carafate is used for treatment and prevention of ulcers. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.
135mg x 240 Tabs
Colospa is used for relief of abdominal pain, cramps, bloating and wind, diarrhea or constipation associated with irritable bowel syndrome.
2mg x 800 Tabs
Imodium is used for treating and controlling diarrhea, including traveler's diarrhea, and reducing the volume of discharge from an ileostomy.
20mg x 800 Tabs
Nexium is used to treat GERD, and preventing further damage to the esophagus. It is also used in to prevent stomach ulcers.
20mg x 800 Tabs
Pepcid is used for treatment and prevention of ulcers and heartburn associated with acid indigestion and sour stomach. It is also used to treat GERD.