Although ranitidine (Zantac) is compatible with pregnancy, both the salt form ranitidine bismuth citrate
(Tritec) and bismuth alone are best avoided because the limited human data prevent an accurate assessment of bismuth's risk to the embryo or fetus.
Glaxo Wellcome now markets ranitidine bismuth citrate
, known as Tritec(R) and Pylorid(TM), in combination with anti-infectives for the treatment of duodenal ulcer disease caused by H.
Now there is the potential to cure ulcer disease by eradicating the H pylori infection with effective and simple regimens, such as ranitidine bismuth citrate
(Tritec) co-administered with clarithromycin (Biaxin).
Tritec is a novel compound that is a complex of ranitidine and bismuth citrate
The joint advisory committees simultaneously did not recommend for approval dual therapy with ranitidine bismuth citrate