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how many Pepcid ac can i take

A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Nicora
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Probably: May not be as effective. Doubt it will do anything harmful. Why don't you just go buy some unexpired tablets?

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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Yes. This dosing: is fine BUT are you certain that you are treating the right thing? If you need that much Pepcid AC to treat your symptoms you might want to be evaluat ... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Take Antacid..: Take antacid for immediate relief. Zantac/Pepcid/ Nexium (esomeprazole) for prevention of acidity. Get tested for H. Pylori and modify your diet and f ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Pepcid (famotidine) and EGD: yes, you can - just don't take it within 7-8 hours of endoscopy.
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience Gastroenterology
Check with MD: as to why you need to be on any antireflux/acid reducing medicine. Rule out problems that might occur over thr long term; address other issues re: wei ... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Pepcid (famotidine): Most people will not have any side affects from long-term use of Pepcid (famotidine). If this helps control your reflux symptoms, great. However, if y ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
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 40-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 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience Internal Medicine
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
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Probably: Most medications stored in dry and cool condition remain effective even months after the expiration date but obviously this is dependent on the indivi ... Read More
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