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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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Dr. Arun Prasad
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Dr. Arun Prasad

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Ranitidine why given to diabetic patients

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Dr.   Abhay A Mali MD

Hello...I was very recently diagnosed with diabetes (Friday!) and was also prescribed ranitidine for gerd. ER doctor prescribed metformin and I am curious as the the possible adverse drug interactions ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abhay A Mali ( Diabetologist)
Dr. Prasad MD

to be on ranitidine for life, but I can't get a doctor to help me understand why I should stay on it. I'd like to wean ... ranitidine for ongoing nausea . After my celiac diagnosis, my primary care... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prasad ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

? It started with the chest pain that is why I had EDG done. Also, are the meds ranitidine and sucralfate good ... on omeprazole and ranitidine 300mg. after a month, they had to take me off omeprazole... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Robert Galamaga ( Oncologist)
Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

My mom is 74 years old she was diagnosed with diabetes at our local clinic on the 18 ... because she lost weight and appetite,the following prescription Histak 75 mg Ranitidine , Resmed Mist Mag ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda ( Geriatrics Specialist)
Dr. Klerida Shehu MD

weeks of PPIs and have tried ranitidine and will try gaviscon antacid . However, I note that both are not recommended for use beyond two weeks. Why is that the case and what would be the consequences for use... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klerida Shehu ( Gastroenterologist)

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Dr. Reji. D MD

My mother is type 2 diabetic patient suffering from helico pyloric infection . she has took medicine NEXUM 40 mg bd ,azothromycin 500 mg bd . ulsanic for 6 weeks. As she stoped medication she started ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Reji. D ( OBGYN)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

My doctor just prescribed Ranitidine and Dicyclomine for my stomach problems. Is there any problem ... and depression. One other question: Why would just drinking plain water on an empty stomach cause stomach... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Gegin George MD

My mother is diabetic and was suffering from Hpyloric infection. she has taken NEXUM 40 mg bid, AZITHROMYCIN 500mg bid, ULSANIC for 6 weeks but after 6 weeks she stoped these medicine but she start suffering ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gegin George ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Shyam B. Kale MD

NEVER HAD ANYTHING LIKE THIS IN MY LIFE IM NOT DIABETIC AND IM 56 YEARS OLD. I AM NOW GETTING REALLY ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shyam B. Kale ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Shah Sayeema Nissar Kirmani MD

suggested medication they are : Metrogyl 500 -3times a day for 5 days. Ranitidine - 2 times a day for 5 days. Cifran 500 - 2 times a day for 5 days . I need to ask why is this medication prescribe and also... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shah Sayeema Nissar Kirmani ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.    Muhammad Ahmad MD

yes you can .... specially if pregnancy is longer than 3 months there is no risk even before 3 months there is little to no risk...