FDA Statement Regarding Ranitidine (Zantac)

FDA Statement Regarding Ranitidine (Zantac)

 

There have been some concerns raised about the possible contamination of ranitidine (Zantac). If you have concerns, please read this statement from the FDA carefully:

FDA Statement on Ranitidine »

If after reading the statement you wish to change medication from ranitidine (Zantac) to an equivalent medication, we suggest switching to famotidine (Pepcid). 20 mg famotidine is equivalent to 150 mg ranitidine and is available over the counter.

If your ranitidine is prescribed and you wish to change the prescription, you may contact our office.