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The generic name for the drug zantac is ranitidine. The medication may contain a cancer-causing chemical that’s already been detected in certain blood pressure medications. The food and drug administration (fda) is still investigating whether the chemical is at a high enough level to be a health risk.
On september 13, 2019, the u. S. Food and drug administration (fda) alerted patients and healthcare professionals that they found some zantac/ranitidine medicines contain ndma (n-nitrosodimethylamine) which is a known carcinogen. Ndma background ndma is a cancer-causing semi-volatile organic chemical that can be produced as a by-product of several industrial processes.