Label: RANITIDINE- ranitidine hydrochloride tablet, film coated

  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: Abbreviated New Drug Application

Drug Label Information

Updated June 1, 2016

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  • Active ingredient (in each tablet)

    Ranitidine 150 mg (as ranitidine hydrochloride, USP 168 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 any 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
    • if you have kidney disease, except under the advice and supervision of a doctor

    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)
    • children under 12 years: ask a doctor

  • Other information

    • do not use if printed foil under bottle cap is broken or torn
    • store at 20°C to 25°C (68°F to 77°F)
    • avoid excessive heat or humidity
    • this product is sodium and sugar free
  • Inactive ingredients

    carnauba wax, colloidal silicon dioxide, ferric oxide red, ferric oxide yellow, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, titanium dioxide and vanillin

  • Questions or Comments?

    Call 1-800-706-5575 (Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time) 

  • Repackaging Information

    Please reference the How Supplied section listed above for a description of individual tablets. This drug product has been received by Aphena Pharma - TN in a manufacturer or distributor packaged configuration and repackaged in full compliance with all applicable cGMP regulations. The package configurations available from Aphena are listed below:


    Store between 20°-25°C (68°-77°F). See USP Controlled Room Temperature. Dispense in a tight light-resistant container as defined by USP. Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children.

    Repackaged by:
    Aphena Pharma Solutions - TN
    Cookeville, TN 38506


  • Principal Display Panel

    Maximum Strength

    Ranitidine Tablets USP, 150 mg 180 & 1000 ct bottle

    Acid Reducer

    Prevents & Relieves

    Heartburn Associated with Acid Indigestion & Sour Stomach

    Distributed by: Apotex Corp. Weston, Florida 33326, USA.


    NDC 43353-952 - Ranitidine HCl 150mg - Rx Only
    Bottle Label 150mg

    ranitidine hydrochloride tablet, film coated
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:43353-952(NDC:60505-2880)
    Route of AdministrationORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    Ranitidine Hydrochloride (UNII: BK76465IHM) (ranitidine - UNII:884KT10YB7) ranitidine150 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    Carnauba Wax (UNII: R12CBM0EIZ)  
    Silicon Dioxide (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    Hypromelloses (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    Magnesium Stearate (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    Cellulose, Microcrystalline (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    Polydextrose (UNII: VH2XOU12IE)  
    Titanium Dioxide (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    Vanillin (UNII: CHI530446X)  
    Ferric Oxide Red (UNII: 1K09F3G675)  
    Ferric Oxide Yellow (UNII: EX438O2MRT)  
    Product Characteristics
    ColorPINKScoreno score
    FlavorImprint Code
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:43353-952-80180 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product06/26/2014
    2NDC:43353-952-711000 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product06/28/2014
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    Labeler - Aphena Pharma Solutions - Tennessee, LLC (128385585)
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    Aphena Pharma Solutions - Tennessee, LLC128385585REPACK(43353-952)