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==Special Populations==
 
==Special Populations==

Revision as of 20:00, 28 March 2015

General

  • Type: H2 Blocker
  • Dosage Forms: 75, 150, 300
  • Common Trade Names: Zantac

Adult Dosing

GERD: 150 mg PO BID

Pediatric Dosing

GERD: 5-10 mg/kg/day PO BID

Special Populations

  • Pregnancy Rating:
  • Lactation:
  • Renal Dosing
    • Adult
    • Pediatric
  • Hepatic Dosing
    • Adult
    • Pediatric

Contraindications

  • Allergy to class/drug

Adverse Reactions

Serious

Common

Pharmacology

  • Half-life:
  • Metabolism:
  • Excretion:
  • Mechanism of Action:

See Also

Sources