What is Famotidine?

A type 2 histamine receptor blocker that decreases gastric acid production.

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Hey, I've had been given famotidine because I had chest pain when I laid down on my back. I took famotidine for 4-5 days. And chest pain went away....

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Hello and welcome to Healthcare Magic. Thanks for your query.

Famotidine is a medication given for acid peptic disease / stomach ulcers. This can...

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I'm 27, have had a mirena iud in for four years. For the past month, I have been having regular, unprotected sex, with the same partner. Last week,...

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You are having acute urticarial eruptions and is bordering on a chronic course...

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Hello, I wanted to know if it would safe to take a famotidine pill than have a beer or two 6 hours...

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The maximum effect of Famotidine is seen at one to three hours following its intake. Hence, it is better to take the medicine and have a beer...

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