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Zantac and tums?
Jan 5, 2009
... I know when I take Rolaids, I can get bowel changes for a day or so. I would think like with many other medications, that the "side effects" may subside over a few days as your body adapts. ... (22 replies)
... Yes I find the acid rebound from coming off PPI's worse than the acid I started with I came off them cold turkey the first time and after 3 days the acid came back, it took a week for it to go, so if you can bear a week go for it You can take Zantac or tums I had to go back on them as my acid returned 2 weeks later, which tells me there is a problem and I do need them... (9 replies)
Zantac and tums?
Jan 6, 2009
... Thanks everyone! First of all...thanks for sharing your story Chantal. I agree with you. I will not do this unless I am sedated. I can't take that chance of gagging. I already have anxiety disorder to I would not be a calm patient naturally doing this. ... (22 replies)

Sep 21, 2004
... I was given zantac 150 mgs last month when i stopped taking a blood pressure med. I was told that in the ER when a med is discontinued it would be good to take zantac and was given a prescription. Sorry, but i never took the zantac bcuz i was afraid it would cause more problems. ... (3 replies)
... I was so happy that I could take Zantac and Carafate to clear up this second incident of gastritis I am having. But five weeks after trying the Zantac and Carafate my symptoms were getting worse. My G.I. dr. ... (15 replies)
Zantac and tums?
Jan 5, 2009
... Drink as much water as you can, but not all at once. ... (22 replies)
... What can I eat that has some calories? ... (9 replies)
... I went off nexium 40mg 1x day almost 2 weeks ago. After a week I started having terrible rebound. I have been taking zantac and tums. ... (34 replies)
... normal bone density to advanced osteopenia on both hips. It would not have hurt me to gradually decrease the Aciphex to wean myself off more gradually. I did use Zantac generously during the withdrawal phase, but Zantac only took the edge off the horrible heartburn and multiple other symptoms I experienced. ... (113 replies)
... This raises a big question with me. I have reflux...but I also find that eating food causes me to belch tremendously and I can belch 5 hours after eating and taste the food still. This makes me think my stomach is not emptying probably and is causing the reflux... ... (25 replies)
... Gaviscon and occassionally Zantac. When the heartburn hits, it is absolutely dreadful. Pain in my esophagus and awful burning. I can see how people just go back on the PPI's because if I had to live this way indefinately, I would be miserable. ... (110 replies)
... My understanding is that prescription Zantac comes in either 150 mg or 300 mg doses. One of the OTC Zantac is now 150 mg. That is what I take. I am not sure there is much more of a difference beyond that. ... (110 replies)
... positive but I think you can take both OTC Zantac and the Nexium. I believe I have heard on either this board or another about people who take both. The zantac taken at night b4 bed. ... (1 replies)
... Have you tried some of the over the counter drugs such as Prilosec, Zantac and etc? ... (5 replies)
... I think the consensus is to NOT get off the PPI's cold turkey. I almost did that and have suffered a lot. I tapered off a bit and then went from the PPI to Zantac and experienced a heck of a rebound. ... (110 replies)
... Hi everyone! I stopped by Walgreens after work today. The pharmicist was very helpful. I asked her about Aspartame, Sucralose and Sacchrin being used as binding agents in OTC Zantac, Prilosec and Tums. Yes tums! I found it in that today. I have been sucking on those alot. ... (5 replies)
... I am still here and my experience is pretty much like yours. I have been off PPI's now since January and experience ups and downs. I can have many days of no heartburn and then days like today when I have been pretty much feeling nauseous and experiencing burning on and off all day. ... (113 replies)
... H2 blockers can prevent PPIs from working properly. ... (12 replies)
... This is great information about H2 you happen to know about Zantac is is more 'binding' or 'loosening' or is it more balanced ? ... (110 replies)
... m experiencing what I think are side effects of Aciphex. I have been taking it for 8 years. The beginning of this year I did my little "cold turkey experiment" and although it was bearable I felt like I may have been doing myself harm. ... (110 replies)

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