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Acid Reducer by CVS HEALTH CORP

Medically reviewed on December 13, 2016

Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: ranitidine hydrochloride 75mg
Labeler: CVS HEALTH CORP
NDC Code: 69842-871

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Ranitidine 75 mg (as ranitidine hydrochloride, USP 84 mg)

Purpose

Acid reducer

Uses
  • relieves heartburn associated with acid indigestion and sour stomach
  • prevents heartburn associated with acid indigestion and sour stomach brought on by eating or drinking certain foods and beverages

Warnings

Allergy alert: Do not use if you are allergic to ranitidine or other acid reducers

Do not use

  • if you have trouble or pain swallowing food, vomiting with blood, or bloody or black stools.
    These may be signs of a serious condition. See your doctor.
  • with other acid reducers

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • had heartburn over 3 months. This may be a sign of a more serious condition.
  • heartburn with lightheadedness, sweating or dizziness
  • chest pain or shoulder pain with shortness of breath; sweating; pain spreading to arms, neck or shoulders; or lightheadedness
  • frequent chest pain
  • frequent wheezing, particularly with heartburn
  • unexplained weight loss
  • nausea or vomiting
  • stomach pain

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • your heartburn continues or worsens
  • you need to take this product for more than 14 days

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Directions

  • adults and children 12 years and over:
    • to relieve symptoms, swallow 1 tablet with a glass of water
    • to prevent symptoms, swallow 1 tablet with a glass of water 30 to 60 minutes before eating food or drinking beverages that cause heartburn
    • can be used up to twice daily (do not take more than 2 tablets in 24 hours)
    • do not chew tablet
  • children under 12 years: ask a doctor

Other information

  • this product is sodium and sugar free
  • Blister: do not use if individual blister unit is open or torn
    Bottle: do not use if printed foil under bottle cap is open or torn
  • avoid excessive heat or humidity
  • store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)

Inactive ingredients

FD&C red #40 aluminum lake, hypromellose, iron oxide black, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, titanium dioxide.

Questions? call 1-888-375-3784

Read the directions, consumer information leaflet and warnings before use. Keep the carton. It contains important information.

Ranitidine Tablets USP, 75 mg - container label

Ranitidine Tablets USP, 75 mg - Container carton label

ACID REDUCER 
ranitidine tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:69842-871(NDC:55111-131)
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ranitidine hydrochloride (ranitidine) ranitidine75 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
HYPROMELLOSES 
magnesium stearate 
cellulose, microcrystalline 
Polyethylene Glycols 
ferrosoferric oxide 
titanium dioxide 
Product Characteristics
ColorPINKScoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize7mm
FlavorImprint CodeP75
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:69842-871-301 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
130 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:69842-871-801 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
280 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE
3NDC:69842-871-371 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
3160 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
ANDAANDA07529407/01/2009
Labeler - CVS HEALTH CORP (062312574)

 
CVS HEALTH CORP

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Further information

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