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A 44-year-old member asked:

Please advise if it's okay to split tagamet 300 (cimetidine) in half?

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Dr. Andrew Seibert
Gastroenterology 36 years experience
Yes: It is OK to split a Tagamet asplit a Tagamet tablet.

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A 40-year-old member asked:

Can you explain if it's unsafe to split tagamet 300 (cimetidine) in half?

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Dr. Glenn Messina
Aesthetic Medicine 36 years experience
Probably okay: The original tagamet (cimetidine) was 150 mg the 300 is a double strength. Its best to ask your physician who prescribed it but if this is simply for acid reflux or occasional gastritis its probably safe.
Last updated Jan 11, 2020

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