A 40-year-old member asked:
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Can i take Pepcid (famotidine) and antacid liquid together?

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Dr. You Sung Sang
30 years experience in Gastroenterology
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.
Answered on Dec 21, 2019
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