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PEPCID AC EZ CHEWS
Hyperacidity, GERD, and ulcers
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Drug Name:

PEPCID AC EZ CHEWS OTC

Generic Name and Formulations:
Famotidine 20mg; chew tabs; cool mint- and berries n' cream-flavors.

Company:
McNeil Consumer Healthcare

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for PEPCID AC EZ CHEWS:

Prevention and relief of heartburn, acid indigestion, sour stomach.

Adult:

Chew 1 tab as needed; max 2 tabs/day. Prevention: chew 1 tab 10–60 minutes before ingesting problematic food/drinks.

Children:

Not recommended.

Warnings/Precautions:

Renal dysfunction. Pregnancy (Cat.B). Nursing mothers: not recommended.

Interactions:

Do not use with other acid reducers (eg, H2 blockers, acid pump inhibitors). Calcium: reduces absorption of tetracyclines, possibly other drugs.

See Also:

PEPCID AC

PEPCID COMPLETE

Pharmacological Class:

H2 blocker.

How Supplied:

Tabs 10mg—6, 12, 18, 50, 60, 70, 90; Gelcaps 10mg—6, 30, 50, 60, 70, 90; Tabs 20mg—5, 25, 50, 75; EZ Chews—8, 25, 50; Complete—5, 15, 25, 50

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