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Famotidine dosage for adults

A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael P Vaughn
Allergy and Immunology 34 years experience
Famotidine: Famotidine (pepcid) is available otc as a 20mg tablet. Prescription strength is 40mg per day. It is always a good idea to ask your pharmacist to run a... Read More

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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roscoe Nelson
Urology 28 years experience
Something else: It would be very odd to have that cause your ed and then not resolve when you stop the medication. Get checked out.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Considine
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Probably not: Not clear what you would be treating a 5 week old with Pepcid (famotidine) for without a physician's input? In any case if you give a low 5 -10 mg dos... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anshu Guleria
Urology 33 years experience
Doubt it: I have never heard of anyone getting ed from famotadine. If you stop using it it should be out of your system in just a couple of days.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
Medical Oncology 35 years experience
Can't tell : Can't talk about treatment until your diagnosis is made. My advise: first go see your family doctor and let him do the workup. Second, if you noticed... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
Before: You can also take enteric coated Aspirin or Bayers Aspirin to avoid stomach upset as it is absorbed in the intestine If you have heart burn Pepcid ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
Gastroenterology 43 years experience
Acid reducer: Histamine 2 receptor blocker, which decreases production of stomach acid. This allows for healing of inflammation in duodenum, as stomach, and esopha.... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 56 years experience
Pepsid : Famotidine is Pepcid (famotidine) reduces the stomach acid ( hcl) production by blocking h-2 receptors, help to heal peptic ulcers, acid reflex, an... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Janak Acharya
Emergency Medicine 20 years experience
Depends: As long as the medication is not a slow release medication it can be crushed.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Yes: It should have an expiration date.