Categories: Antacid

Category: Antacid

Why Does My Insurance Only Cover Ranitidine Capsules And Not Tablets?
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Why Does My Insurance Only Cover Ranitidine Capsules And Not Tablets?

Is there a difference between ranitidine capsules and tablets? My plan will only pay for the capsules...why?

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Why Doesn't Prilosec Work After The First Dose?
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Why Doesn't Prilosec Work After The First Dose?

Prilosec seemed to work after the first dose but 12 hours later the heartburn came back with a vengence. Why?

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How Long Does Zantac (Ranitidine) Take To Work?
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How Long Does Zantac (Ranitidine) Take To Work?

I started to take Zantac a few days ago. I am not feeling any relief. I was told I have GERD. How long does it usually take to start working?

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How Long Does Prilosec Stay In Your System?
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How Long Does Prilosec Stay In Your System?

I have to do a mouth swab for my D.O.C. Officer tomorrow. I was on Zantac and got a false positive! My doctor changed me to Prilosec and I'm worried it will give me another false positive! How long do...

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Does Prilosec (Omeprazole) Worsen Osteoporosis?
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Does Prilosec (Omeprazole) Worsen Osteoporosis?

I have someone who was diagnosed 30 years ago with osteoporosis. She is currently taking hydrocodone 5/325, Prilosec (omeprazole) and losartan. Could interactions between the gabapentin and the omep...

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When Is The Best Time To Antacids, Acid Blockers And PPI Medications?
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When Is The Best Time To Antacids, Acid Blockers And PPI Medications?

Yes, Hello! I am a nursing student studying for my NCLEX. One of my study questions says that you should take H2 blockers with meals and antacids 1 hour after meals. My question is, why does it make a...

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