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A female asked:

Can i take pepcid ac and pepto bismol together?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Should be ok if...: If a person had no problems taking Pepcid AC in the recent past for some medical condition, and separately had no problem taking Pepto-Bismol in the recent past, then she should be ok taking the medications at the same time. If worried, she can ask her doctor who prescribed the medications. Sometimes, a brand name (such as Pepto-Bismol) changes its ingredients as the years go by.

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A 35-year-old female asked:

Can i take Pepcid (famotidine) and pepto bismol together?

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Dr. Arold Augustin
33 years experience
Drug interaction: You certainly can. However, it is possible that, taken too closely, the absorption of Pepcid (famotidine) might be decreased. So, space the dosing interval.

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