Ranitidine Bismuth Citrate Dosage
Applies to the following strengths: 400 mg
Usual Adult Dose for:
Additional dosage information:
Usual Adult Dose for Duodenal Ulcer
Ranitidine bismuth citrate was voluntarily withdrawn from the US market by the manufacturer in 1998. The following dosage information applies to when the drug was available in the U.S. Also, treatment guidelines issued by the American College of Gastroenterology no longer include dual-therapy.
Associated with H. Pylori: 400 mg orally twice a day for 28 days.
Renal Dose Adjustments
Not recommended in patients with a creatinine clearance less than 25 mL/min.
Given for the first 14 days in conjunction with clarithromycin 500 mg orally 3 times a day.