Ranitidine

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    Oral / IV
    Ranitidine
    Zantac 
    • Mechanism of Action
    • Competitively inhibits action of histamine on parietal cell H2 receptors, directly resulting in suppression of acid secretion.

Clinical Use

    • Indications
    • Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD)
    • Peptic ulcer disease (PUD)
    • Scleroderma oesophagitis
    • Zollinger-Ellison syndrome (gastrinoma)
    • Adverse Effects
    • Rare.
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