Label: ACID REDUCER- ranitidine tablet

  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: Abbreviated New Drug Application

Drug Label Information

Updated December 13, 2016

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  • 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

    Questions? call 1-888-375-3784

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

  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

    Ranitidine Tablets USP, 75 mg - container label

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  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

    Ranitidine Tablets USP, 75 mg - Container carton label

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    ACID REDUCER 
    ranitidine tablet
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:69842-871(NDC:55111-131)
    Route of AdministrationORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    ranitidine hydrochloride (UNII: BK76465IHM) (ranitidine - UNII:884KT10YB7) ranitidine75 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    HYPROMELLOSES (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    magnesium stearate (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    cellulose, microcrystalline (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    Polyethylene Glycols (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    ferrosoferric oxide (UNII: XM0M87F357)  
    titanium dioxide (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    Product Characteristics
    ColorPINKScoreno score
    ShapeROUNDSize7mm
    FlavorImprint Code P75
    Contains    
    Packaging
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:69842-871-301 in 1 CARTON10/01/2013
    130 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    2NDC:69842-871-801 in 1 CARTON07/01/2009
    280 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    3NDC:69842-871-371 in 1 CARTON03/01/2010
    3160 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    ANDAANDA07529407/01/2009
    Labeler - CVS HEALTH CORP (062312574)