More Details About Nizatidine
Nizatidine can potentially interact with a few other medicines.
(Click Drug Interactions With Nizatidine for more information.)
For most people, nizatidine is quite effective at treating GERD, ulcers, or other digestive problems. It is also generally well tolerated. However, it is possible that side effects will occur or that the medicine may not work as well as needed.
In these cases, your healthcare provider may recommend an alternative to nizatidine. Some examples of substitute medications include:
Other alternatives can include diet changes (see GERD Diet) and surgery (for more serious problems).
(Click Axid Alternatives to learn more about this topic. Click Treatment Options for GERD to learn other ways of managing GERD.)
People who take too much nizatidine may have overdose symptoms that could include:
- Watery eyes
- Increased salivation
- Constricted pupils
If you happen to overdose on this medication, seek medical attention immediately.
(Click Axid Overdose for more information.)