EXCHANGE SELECT ACID REDUCER- ranitidine hydrochloride tablet 
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Perrigo Company Acid Reducer Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Ranitidine 75 mg (as ranitidine hydrochloride 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

frequent chest pain
frequent wheezing, particularly with heartburn
unexplained weight loss
nausea or vomiting
stomach pain
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

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)
children under 12 years: ask a doctor

Other information

do not use if printed foil under cap is broken or missing
store at 20° - 25°C (68° - 77°F)
avoid excessive heat or humidity
this product is sugar free

Inactive ingredients

colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, diethyl phthalate, hypromellose, iron oxide red, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, titanium dioxide.

Questions or comments?

1-800-719-9260

Consumer Information

What you should know about Ranitidine Tablets, USP 75 mg Acid Reducer

Ranitidine Tablets, USP 75 mg

(Please read all of this information before taking Ranitidine Tablets, USP 75 mg. Save this leaflet for future reference.)

What is Ranitidine Tablet 75 mg?

Ranitidine Tablet contains 75 mg of ranitidine (as ranitidine hydrochloride, 84 mg), a medicine that doctors have prescribed more than 200 million times worldwide.

Excellent safety record

Ranitidine Tablets 75 mg has been used safely and effectively for years as an over-the-counter medication.
Ranitidine Tablets 75 mg are sugar free.

What symptoms does Ranitidine Tablet 75 mg treat and prevent?

Ranitidine Tablet 75 mg relieves and prevents heartburn associated with acid indigestion and sour stomach.

Certain foods or beverages, and even lying down to sleep, can cause heartburn associated with acid indigestion or sour stomach. It is normal for the stomach to produce acid, especially after consuming food or beverages. However, acid in the wrong place, such as the esophagus, or too much acid, can cause burning pain and discomfort.

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How should I take Ranitidine Tablet 75 mg?

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.

This medicine can be used up to twice daily (do not take more than 2 tablets in 24 hours). Ranitidine Tablets 75 mg should not be given to children under 12 years old unless directed by a doctor.

How does Ranitidine Tablet 75 mg work?

Ranitidine Tablet 75 mg reduces the production of stomach acid. This is what makes Ranitidine Tablets 75 mg different from antacids, which neutralize the acid already in your stomach. Antacids do not reduce the production of acid.

Additional tips for managing heartburn

Do not lie flat or bend over soon after eating
Do not eat late at night, or just before bedtime
Certain foods or drinks are more likely to cause heartburn, such as rich, spicy, fatty, and fried foods, chocolate, caffeine, alcohol, even some fruits and vegetables
Eat slowly and do not eat big meals
If you are overweight, lose weight
If you smoke, quit smoking
Raise the head of your bed
Wear loose fitting clothing around your stomach

When should I see a doctor?

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
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.

Questions? Call 1-800-719-9260

BOTTLES: Bottle is sealed with printed foil under cap. Do not use if foil is open or torn. Bottle contains desiccant.

BLISTERS: Do not use if the individual blister unit is open or torn.

DISTRIBUTED BY PERRIGO, ALLEGAN, MI 49010

Made in India

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Ranitidine Tablets 75 mg

ACID REDUCER

Compare to the active ingredient of Zantac 75®

Prevents and Relieves

Heartburn Associated with Acid Indigestion & Sour Stomach

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Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUG LABELItem Code (Source)NDC:55301-271
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
RANITIDINE HYDROCHLORIDE (RANITIDINE) RANITIDINE75 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
SILICON DIOXIDE 
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM 
DIETHYL PHTHALATE 
HYPROMELLOSES 
FERRIC OXIDE RED 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
Product Characteristics
ColorPINKScoreno score
ShapeHEXAGON (6 sided)Size8mm
FlavorImprint Code W;75
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
1NDC:55301-271-391 in 1 CARTON
130 in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
ANDAANDA07676009/12/2012
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