famotidine

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FAMOTIDINE 20 MG CHEWABLE TABLET - ORAL

Common Brand Name(s): Pepcid AC
Phonetic Pronunciation: (fam-OH-tih-dine)
Information last revised May 2010

Uses:

Famotidine is known as an H2 histamine blocker. It works by reducing the amount of acid in your stomach. It is used to prevent and treat heartburn and other symptoms caused by too much acid in the stomach (acid indigestion).
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