What are Zantac 75 Relief Tablets?
Zantac 75 Relief is a treatment for the effects of indigestion and heartburn. These tablets work thanks to the active ingredient that is contained in them. The active ingredient in these tablets is ranitidine, which is what is called an H2-Blocker, which works to reduce the amount of stomach acid that is produced. Excess stomach acid can go up into the chest and throat and cause the irritation associated with indigestion and heartburn.
What causes indigestion?
Indigestion is a condition that can affect anyone. It is caused when excess stomach acid that causes irritation at the lining of the stomach, leading the pain and discomfort. This stomach acid also gets up into the chest and throat, causing other symptoms associated with indigestion, including heartburn. Other symptoms include feeling full or bloated, feeling sick, and bringing up food and a bitter taste in the mouth.
Who are these Zantac tablets suitable for?
These tablets are suitable to be used by adults and children aged 16 and over. They should not be used by anyone who is allergic to the ingredients contained in the tablets. Anyone for who the following applies to should speak to a doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist before using these tablets:
- Has a difficulty swallowing
- Have porphyria, a condition that affects the urine
- Have unintended weight loss
- Are middle-aged with newly diagnosed indigestion problems
- Have persistent stomach pain
- Have kidney or liver problems
- Are under regular medical supervision
- Have had a peptic ulcer
- Are elderly
- Have breathing problems
- Have a weak immune system
- Suffer from diabetes
If you are using any other form of medication, then it is recommended that you speak to a doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist before using these tablets as well.
Can someone who is pregnant or breastfeeding use these tablets?
Anyone who is pregnant or breastfeeding should consult a medical professional for advice before using.
How should Zantac 75 Relief Tablets be used?
Swallow a tablet as soon as you feel symptoms of indigestion. Use a glass of water if needed. If symptoms are still a problem after an hour, take another. Do not take more than 2 tablets in a 24-hour period. Do not use these tablets for more than 6 days at a time. If you use and problems still persist, speak to a doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist for advice.
Are there any side effects?
As it is a medicine, there is a chance of side effects when using these tablets. Potential side effects include:
- A headache
- Stomach pain
If you notice a side effect, then stop using these tablets and speak to a doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist as soon as possible. You can also record any side effect that you notice using the MHRA Yellow Card Scheme.
Why do I need to answer questions to buy this product?
You do not need a prescription for Zantac 75 Relief Tablets, however, you will be asked to complete a short medical questionnaire by your Chemist 4 U pharmacist before we can take your order. This includes some simple questions that all pharmacies legally are required to ask before supplying this kind of product. This helps our pharmacy team to be sure that Zantac is the best choice for you.
This product is a medicine; make sure to speak to your doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist before taking this product if you have an underlying medical problem or are taking any other medicine or complementary therapy. If your symptoms get worse or continue after taking this product, contact us or your doctor. For medical services in your area, please refer to https://www.nhs.uk
If you are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, speak to your doctor or our pharmacist before taking this product. If you suffer from any allergies, ask your doctor or our pharmacist if this medicine is right for you.
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Please read the included leaflet carefully before using this product.
Please contact your GP if appropriate regarding this product.
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