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Can I take famotidine with probiotics

A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bryan Levey
26 years experience Pediatrics
The answer...: ....To what will help with a distended abdomen depends entirely on the cause of the distention. Probiotics are helpful with a lot of digestive issues ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
35 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
No problem: It is like joghurt and maalox. No known interactions to my knowledge.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Probably but why?: With generic versions available, it is cheap enough to not to worry over the cost. I am unaware of expired Pepcid (famotidine) causing harms althoug ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: As long as you need both to control your symptoms. However you should consult your doctor if you do require both drugs regularly to control your sympt ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mike Yang
Dr. Mike Yang answered
3 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: those two can be taken together. However, if you reflux has not been controlled, you may need to be on a different medication.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: Prilosec should be taken about an hour before eating anything, Pepcid (famotidine) can be taken almost any time. However it may be an overkill to tak ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arold Augustin
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Drug interaction: You certainly can. However, it is possible that, taken too closely, the absorption of Pepcid (famotidine) might be decreased. So, space the dosing int ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: Prilosec should be taken about an hour before eating anything, Pepcid (famotidine) can be taken almost any time. However it may be an overkill to tak ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. You Sung Sang
30 years experience Gastroenterology
Wait some time: Prilosec is a delayed-release proton pump inhibitor that needs an acid stimulus to activate it. A meal would do that. Taking Pepcid (famotidine) too c ... Read More
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes: this combination is not a problem. Good luck.

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