How does drug

«Ranitidine" refers to a group of histamine receptors that reduce the production of hydrochloric acid and increases the production of mucus secretion in the stomach and intestines.This leads to stabilization of the pH of gastric juice and helps protect cells from damage and formation of erosion."Ranitidine" is available in tablet form and as a solution for injection.Efficacy of the drug is independent of mealtimes.

Indications for use "Ranitidine»

Due to the positive effects of the drug on the mucous membrane of the stomach and intestines, it has been used successfully in complex treatment of gastric ulcer and duodenal ulcers, heartburn, gastroesophageal reflux, and gastritis caused by high acidity.

This medication is recommended to regularly use the chronic administration of nonsteroidal antiinflam
matory drugs ("Diclofenac", "Naklofen", "Diklberl"), which contribute to the formation of ulcers and occurrence of bleeding in the stomach and intestines.

«Ranitidine" is also used to prevent the development of cancer pathology people who smoke heavily and abusing alcohol.In this case, the recommended treatment course at least twice a year.

«Ranitidine" is used during operations on the stomach before gastroscopy and other types of research.

As used drug dosage

"Ranitidine" depends on the purpose of its application.For example, the drug is used for gastritis, 1 tablet 2 times a day for 10 days.

course of treatment of peptic ulcer disease is typically about two weeks, while the prescribed 200 mg 2 times a day.Maintenance courses are held twice a year, while "ranitidine" is assigned for a week on 100 mg 2 times a day.

When treating heartburn drug applied to 2 tablets 2 times a day for three days.

contraindications and side effects, "Ranitidine»

Take the drug is not recommended for pregnant women, during breast-feeding and children up to three years, as there is no reliable data on the undesirable effects of drugs on the body."Ranitidine" is contraindicated in gastritis with low acidity and insufficient production of digestive enzymes.

The most common side effects of the drug are persistent constipation, which can get rid of it when you change the dosage.

independent use "Ranitidine" may lead to serious consequences, so if there are any complaints you should consult with a specialist.