|Pack Size||Qty||Price Per Pill or Unit||Price||Offer|
|28 Tablet/s||US$ 0.03||US$ 0.87||
|56 Tablet/s||US$ 0.03||US$ 1.73||
|84 Tablet/s||US$ 0.03||US$ 2.60||
|US Brand Name||Pepcid|
Description of the drug:
Famotidine is a histamine-2 blocker medicine. It belongs to histamine-2 blocker family of drugs. It works by reducing the natural acid production in the stomach. It is used to decrease acid, and thereby is used to treat as well as prevent intestinal and stomach ulcers.
Indications and Usage:
Famotidine is also used to treat the conditions that are characterized by plenty of acid production in the stomach. It is generally administered to people who suffer from gastro-esophageal reflux disease or GERD and other conditions where the stomach acid flows into the esophagus and leads to heartburn. The medicine may also be used for several other conditions that are not mentioned here. Your doctor may advise you to follow some diet restrictions along with the medicine. Including a proper diet is the key to the effectiveness of the drug. It may take up to 8 weeks for the medicine to heal the ulcers. It is best to take the medication as directed for the best results.
Dosage and Administration
1. Recommended dose:
Take the dosage as prescribed by your doctor. Do not change the dosage until the doctor tells you to do so. Remember to take the medicine only till the time you are asked to do so by your doctor. The dosage would depend on a variety of factors including sex, age, allergies, and severity of the condition.
2. Method of Administration:
The tablet can be taken with or without food. Swallow it whole with a glass full of water.
3. Missed dose:
In case you miss a dose, it is crucial to take it as soon as you remember. However, if you are too close to your next dose, avoid the skipped dose. Do not take multiple doses near to each other. Excess medication can be harmful for the body.
In case of an overdose of the medicine, get medical attention as soon as possible. Some symptoms of overdose may include vomiting, diarrhoea, stomach pain or nausea.
Forms and Strengths
The medication is available in the following strength combination of Famotidine, the active ingredient.
• Famocid 20 mg
• Famocid 40 mg
You can Famocid 20 mg online from our website as it is available at a much lower price.
It is best to avoid alcohol while taking Famotidine. It may worsen your condition.
Stay away from other acid reducers, including nizatidine, cimetidine, ranitidine, or others unless advised by your doctor.
Women should inform a doctor if they are pregnant or are planning to have a baby. The medicine can pass into breast milk and affect the nursing baby.
You must avoid Famotidine if you have an allergy to it or similar kind of drugs such as Nizatidine, Ranitidine, or Cimetidine. Also, you must not take the medications along with Famotidine unless the doctor advises to do so.
Warnings and precautions:
The medicine may cause dizziness, which can have an impact on some activities that need alertness and attention such as driving. Therefore, be careful while engaging in such activities.
Your doctor will decide if it is fine for you to take the medicine if you have any of the following conditions: asthma, medical history of Long QT syndrome, liver or kidney disease, stomach cancer, breathing problems or chronic pulmonary obstructive disease (COPD).
When buying Famocid 20 mg tablets online, it is important to do a thorough research on its ingredients.
Some common side effects of Famotidine include:
There may be other side effects of the medicine too. Consult your doctor immediately if you notice any side effects or if your condition worsens after taking the drug.
The medicine can interact with: itraconazole, atazanavir, aspirin, ketoconazole, or other NSAIDs like ibuprofen, diclofenac, naproxen, or others. There may be other drugs too. Ask your doctor to share the list of medications to be avoided while you are using Famotidine.
It contains the active ingredient Famotidine, which reduces basal and nocturnal gastric acid secretion, results in gastric acidity, volume, and amount of gastric acid released in response to various stimuli.
Store Famotidine in a dry and cool place away from moisture and heat. Keep it away from pets and children. Keep in mind to store the medicine in the original package. Avoid using it after the expiry date.
It is manufactured by Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd, an Indian multinational pharmaceutical company based in Mumbai, India.