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Is it ok to take expired pepcid

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
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
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
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
A male asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
Abdominal pain: Do NOT take expired medications, 2 years is very old, may be more harm then good. If abdominal pain milk has calcium,a neutralizer. Calcium is the ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. You Sung Sang
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology 32 years experience
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 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 43 years experience
Why do you take both meds at small doses? For severe GERD, you should take maximal dose of Nexium, 40 mg, twice a day until symptom is under control t... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 40 years experience
No drug interactions: There are no interactions listed when using these two drugs together (Reference http://www.drugs.com/interactions-check.php?drug_list=467-602,440-246... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yun Tran
Dr. Yun Trananswered
Family Medicine 17 years experience
No: It's ok to take pepcid (famotidine) with nitrofurantoin
A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Why do you ask? what is wrong. Let's try to address the symptoms
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Yes: It should have an expiration date.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Pepcid (famotidine): Not advised to consume expired medications.
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