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    Condition: Heartburn
    12/18/2010 1:09:34 AM

    Reviewer: none, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have been on 300 mg a day of Ranitidine, for severe GERD. I've had trouble with side effects, including constipation, inflammation of the Pancreas,depressed mood, stomach infection attributed by my MD to decrease in good bacteria in my stomach due to this drug,and sudden, extreme sleepiness. For this reason, I stopped taking it, and concentrated on other means of controlling it, such as impr ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Heartburn
    10/4/2010 6:43:59 PM

    Reviewer: RR, Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    fecal material seems to harden and feces become difficult to pass and form fecal balls and must "strain" to pass. have taken continuously for a couple of year. This is an 83 year old female (my wife)who has a marginally healthy immune system very susceptable to exposure to respiratory enviornment that deviates from the norm. as long as we remain "at home" she O.K.--- go to a ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Heartburn
    9/22/2010 3:15:24 PM

    Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I was pleased with the results of this. I did not go to a doctor, but am familiar with the symptoms of acid reflux from family members. I was taking it every day an hour before lunch (for 2-3 months) and it was great. I don't think I had any side effects. Then I read an article about how it's bad to take these types of pills every day for longer than 14 days and that the medication ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Heartburn
    8/25/2010 1:05:36 AM

    Reviewer: Jamie, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Was using OTC Zantac for about 3 months then doctor wrote prescription for Ranitindine 1 year ago, generic is very cheap and my Insurance covers it. It works extremely well, I don't dare try to sleep without it. More effective for me after meals. Finally got an EGD done and was just diagnosed, with erosive esophagitis, hiatal hernia and ulcers so they now want me to start Nexium but I think I ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Heartburn
    8/15/2010 4:24:51 PM

    Reviewer: marie, 75 or over Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

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