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My wife is 6 months pregnant terrible heartburn Tums (calcium carbonate) doesn't help can she take famotidine?

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Dr. Donald Lipkis
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: Yes

Famotidine is a class B drug and can be used safely in pregnancy.
This is true for other drugs in the same category such as ranitidine or cimetidine.

In brief: Yes

Famotidine is a class B drug and can be used safely in pregnancy.
This is true for other drugs in the same category such as ranitidine or cimetidine.
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