Pepcid

What is Pepcid?

Pepcid (Famotidine) is used to treat ulcers in the stomach and for conditions where the stomach produces too much acid.

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Will Pepcid cure a duodenal ulcer? I have been on Pepcid for 7 months (20 mg) and have had 3 UTI's. Is there a connection between Pepcid and UTI's?...

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Dear Ma'am,

Sorry to hear about your problem. Firstly, pepcid alone does not cure a duodenal ulcer. Duodenal ulcers are mainly caused by a bacteria...

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I have angioedema, had allergic reaction to a med Losartan/hct which I had been taking for years, had swelling of tongue, went to ED, given IV...

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Hi, Thanks for using HCM.
Hi these are not common with the drug. Stop taking Pepcid since you dont have any gastric symptoms and also the lesion...

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I am looking if I take Pepcid 40mg at the same time I take Invokana 100mg will it have any affect on how well the Invokana works. When I put...

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Brief Answer:
It is safe

Detailed Answer:
Hi and welcome.
It can be taken antiacid medicines and its effect won't be reduced. Also there are no...

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