In April 2020, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) requested that all forms of prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) ranitidine (Zantac) be removed from the
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Though ear infection is mostly seen in kids, adults until the age of 35 – 40 often complain of drainage of fluid from the
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