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is famotidine an antacid? can i take famotidine and ciprofloxacin together? thanks.

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Dr. William Schmidt
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YES: yes and yes
Answered on Oct 9, 2018
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Dr. You Sung Sang
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Yes but ...: I would space them apart by at least 1 hour so take the Pepcid (famotidine) 1st and if necessary, take the liquid antacid one hour later.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
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It would help: the 2 work differently.mylanta neutralises acid after it is produced and pepcid (famotidine) prevents its release.
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