It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Message Board

Acid Reflux / GERD Board Index
Pages: 1 Showing 1 - 20 of 23 for zantac long term use problems. (0.007 seconds)

... th it which should help, If you are getting any unwanted side effects maybe a trip to the doctors might be worth it, But on the other hand if its not causing any problems and making you feel better then just stick to it. ... (1 replies)
... ump inhibitor. It is itself a fairly new drug, but it is almost identical to Prilosec, and drug that has been on the market for many years and proven to be safe long term. ... (56 replies)
Long term PPI use
Jul 28, 2012
... term use is nutrient depletion. B12, magnesium and calcium in particular. Apparently, low stomach acid can make it harder to absorb certain nutrients. ... (3 replies)

... GERD drugs like Zantac can block the absorbtion of certain minerals in the body. ... (0 replies)
... bed Nexium 80mg for acid reflux, by an ENT I saw. Looking back I should have started with H2 Blockers rather than go straight to the strong stuff that have these long term use problems. Every PPI gave me side effects so they kept switching them on me. ... (5 replies)
... and have torn a hole in my esophogus and thrown my electrolytes out several times from vomiting. I'm just not sure where to go from here. I'm thinking adding Zantac 300 or Erythromyacin. ... (56 replies)
... s no difference. It's the acid in the drinks that you need to avoid. And the chemicals they use to take the caffeine out are really nasty, so you might as well use the high octane stuff if you are going to continue drinking it, but you should at least cut back if you can't stop completely. ... (7 replies)
... he damage to my stomach lining the Dr wanted me to take omeprazole to reduce stomach acid while it healed. When I had an allergic reaction to it, he said to try Zantac instead, which I am now taking. ... (2 replies)
Dec 13, 2012
... d on for 10 years. Just within the last year have I had all the additional prolem just hit I don't know why the migrating chest,back pains are a bit scary but as long as you get your heart cleared that eases the mind a lot.I keep looking for some supplement or wonder pill to fix this but no luck Lol. ... (43 replies)
... or Zantac to help get over the "hump". If you find once off the Nexium and you can't control your acid for over 3 days straight, I'd recommend you get back on a PPI. ... (25 replies)
... term PPI medications is affecting out bodies. Could they be causing problems that we aren't aware of? ... (3 replies)
... You seem to be pretty knowledgeable on this stuff. I am on PPI's currently on 40 mg Protonix every other day and taking 150 mg Zantac the other day, as I am trying to wean off of these PPI's. ... (20 replies)
... und it to be helpful as well. You can google searches on ACV and different theories as to why it works. I take mine diluted in water through a straw. I no longer use it daily, but more when I am having a flareup now. Using a salad dressing of olive oil and vinegar in my salads also helps me with digestion. ... (2 replies)
... I had no idea of the dangers involved with long term use until a couple years ago. I am really interested in trying to taper off but dont know just how to go about it. ... (4 replies)
Jan 2, 2014
... al with food that hasn't been properly broken down before getting there. The lack of proper absorption of certain minerals is why the most common side effect of long term use of PPIs, is osteoporosis, even in young people. ... (5 replies)
... (6 replies)
... weeks to see how I did. They say it takes about that long to help things heal. ... (7 replies)
... From what I have read, you can supplement your PPI with an H2 blocker like Zantac during the withdrawal phase. ... (110 replies)
... rusted doctors, I took them and kept taking them. I even questioned my GP on two separate occasions about the effects and he told me that they were safe to take long term. Knowing what I know now about these pills and the long term effects, I would have not just jumped right into it. ... (24 replies)
... Thank you again for your insightful comments. You are very knowledgeable about this and have already helped me. I have started to use portion control with success. I am also considering taking the nexium double dose in the AM and supplementing with zantac if needed prior to bed. ... (12 replies)

Associated Tags: acid reflux, gastric band side effects, gastric problems, gerd, ppi (proton pump inhibitor)

Pages: 1

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:32 AM.

2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!