I was prescribed zantac 150 mg twice daily , then was prescribed prilosec Dr 20mg once daily. I was never told to stop the first medication. Should I be taking both ?
It is advisable to stop Zantac ... although some people who have extremely bad GERD or other conditions may need both Zantac and Prilosec.
If you told you doctor that the Zantac wasn't working and the doctor prescribed Prilosec, then I would suggest that you stop Zantac and at least see if Prilosec on it's own will work. If it doesn't then you can discuss with your doctor and see what he/she says.
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Posted 8 Jan 2012 • 1 answer
Posted 23 Jan 2013 • 7 answers
Posted 20 Dec 2013 • 2 answers
Posted 11 Jan 2015 • 1 answer
Stomach Pain - I take prilosec every morning and have noticed increased nausea, dizziness, shortness
Posted 14 Feb 2016 • 1 answer