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Name:Acid Reducermaximum Strength
Manufacturer:L Perrigo Company
Category:Over-the-counter (OTC) Marketed Drugs

Perrigo Acid Reducer Drug Facts

ACID REDUCER MAXIMUM STRENGTH - ranitidine hydrochloride tablet 
L Perrigo Company


Perrigo Acid Reducer Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Ranitidine 150 mg (as ranitidine hydrochloride 168 mg)


Acid reducer


  • relieves heartburn associated with acid indigestion and sour stomach
  • prevents heartburn associated with acid indigestion and sour stomach brought on by certain foods and beverages


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
  • if you have kidney disease, except under the advice and supervision of a doctor

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.


  • 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 (Bottle Only)
  • do not use if blister unit is broken or torn (Blister Only)
  • avoid excessive heat or humidity
  • store at 20° - 25°C (68° - 77°F)
  • this product is sugar free

Inactive ingredients

colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, diethyl phthalate, FD&C yellow #6, hypromellose, iron oxide red, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose and titanium dioxide.

Questions or comments?


Principal Display Panel

Maximum Strength

Ranitidine Tablets 150 mg

Acid Reducer

Prevents & Relieves


Acid Indigestion

Sour Stomach

Compare to active ingredient of Zantac 150®

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Acid Reducer Carton

Acid Reducer Carton

ranitidine tablet
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:0113-0047
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
Product Characteristics
Color ORANGE Score no score
Shape HEXAGON (6 sided) Size 11mm
Flavor Imprint Code W;741
# Item Code Package Description Multilevel Packaging
1 NDC:0113-0047-62 3 BLISTER PACK ( BLISTER PACK) in 1 CARTON contains a BLISTER PACK
1 8 TABLET ( TABLET) in 1 BLISTER PACK This package is contained within the CARTON (0113-0047-62)
2 NDC:0113-0047-71 1 BOTTLE ( BOTTLE) in 1 CARTON contains a BOTTLE
2 50 TABLET ( TABLET) in 1 BOTTLE This package is contained within the CARTON (0113-0047-71)

Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
ANDA ANDA078653 02/19/2008

Labeler - L Perrigo Company (006013346)

Revised: 05/2009 L Perrigo Company

Reproduced with permission of U.S. National Library of Medicine

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