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Can i take pepcid ac and cephalexin

A female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Should be ok if...: If a person had no problems taking Pepcid AC in the recent past for some medical condition, and separately had no problem taking Pepto-Bismol in the r... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Birendra Tandan
Urology 35 years experience
yes
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 53 years experience
OK together: These act on different parts of the GI tract and do not cross react in any way. It is OK to take them at the same time.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Ellis
Family Medicine 43 years experience
Pepcid can be taken twice daily for stomach symptoms as well as reflux symptoms. The maximum total dose per day is 40 mg. If symptoms continue after 4... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
Child Psychiatry 46 years experience
Yes, okay together: There are no known interactions between fluoxetine (an antidepressant also known as Prozac) and Pepcid AC (famotidine - an acid reducer). Best regards... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Allen Kamrava
Colon and Rectal Surgery 16 years experience
Prilosec OTC: You can try Prilosec otc. Also consider pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate). If otc is not helping, you should really consider seeing your doctor for... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Sinus treatment: If the sinus inflammation is a bacterial infection, oral antibiotics are usually prescribed. If you're basically dealing with nasal congestion, treatm... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Wells
Rheumatology 43 years experience
Anti-acid medication: The first question is why are you taking 2 medications. The medications you mentioned block acid production in the stomach. Patients who have reflu... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
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 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Yes,: there is not an interaction between the two. Actually there is very slight benefit of taking pepcid in shellfish allergy. Because it blocks histamine ... Read More
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