Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Nutty | 2010/05/26

Q.

Zantac

My 9 week old baby is taking Zantac for reflux...been taking it for 3 weeks now.

For how many weeks/months on end can I keep on giving her Zantac??

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

You may need to use the Zantac for as long as 6 months. It will depend on your baby's progress and how long she continues to reflux.

The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical exmanication, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.

Want to comment?

Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.
Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.