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Is it ok to take Pepcid (famotidine) and Prilosec together?

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Dr. You Sung Sang
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: Wait some time

Prilosec is a delayed-release proton pump inhibitor that needs an acid stimulus to activate it.
A meal would do that. Taking Pepcid (famotidine) too close to Prilosec may decrease the latter's effectiveness.

In brief: Wait some time

Prilosec is a delayed-release proton pump inhibitor that needs an acid stimulus to activate it.
A meal would do that. Taking Pepcid (famotidine) too close to Prilosec may decrease the latter's effectiveness.
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