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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: It should have an expiration date.

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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Pepcid (famotidine): Not advised to consume expired medications.
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?
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
No: should not affect taste...
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Not worth mention: Marketing ploy.
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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 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seema Patel
26 years experience Holistic Medicine
No: Expired medicine is usually ineffective and will not help you. Best to buy some new ones.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Friedman
40 years experience Dermatology
J&J Pepcid (famotidine) Recall: Johnson and johnson recalled Pepcid (famotidine) and other over-the-counter medicines in april 2012 due to quality issues. They may not return to the ... Read More
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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

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