Cimetidine

What is Cimetidine?

It is a drug which is H2 receptor antagonist. It reduces the secretion of acid in stomach and helps treat hyperacidity, prevents ulcer formation in stomach and duodenum.

Questions and answers on "Cimetidine"

I've been prescribed hydroxyzine hcl 10mg once daily and cimetidine 300mg 4x a day by my allergist and escitalopram 10mg once daily by my reg....

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Hi and thank you so much for this query.

I am so sorry to hear about the fears taking these medication together has caused you. Yes, it is safe to...

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I have an ulcer. I have been taking Cimetidine on and off for about three years. But lately i am coughing a bad cough. And i checked with a doctor...

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Thanks for your question on Healthcare Magic.
I can understand your concern.
You are having hemoptysis (blood in sputum).
Hemoptysis is mostly due...

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Granddaughter, 2 years old, has been taking cimetidine for warts for over 2 weeks; has spotty vaginal bleeding, some rectal x 2 days so stopped the...

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Dear doctor,

I'm a 50 yr old male, 1m78 height and weight dropped
from 72 kg to 55 kg in the last 4 months.
I hope you will be so kind to read my...

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I am a female, 39 years old and overweight. I never get heartburn. Over the weekend I ate some pretty greasy food and now I have had heartburn for...

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Hello, and thank you. I have had depression etc for 10 years. I do not feel those symptoms nearly as bad due to medication, however I continue to...

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