Ranitidine (Zantac®)

histamine blocker
decreases GI acid production
increased stomach emptying

Medication Info

  • Class of Medication
    • histamine blocker
      • decreases GI acid production
      • increased stomach emptying
      • long duration of action
  • Effects
    • decreases GI acid production
    • used for many GI problems
      • stomach or duodenal ulcers
      • stomach ulcers secondary to kidney disease
      • stress related stomach disorders
      • esophageal disease
      • stomach or esophageal reflux
  • Side Effects
    • rare in small animals
  • Other Info
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