USES : Famocid 20 mg is used to treat diseases like peptic ulcer, gastroesophageal reflux disease(GERD), Hypersecretory condition, duodenal ulcer and like medical conditions.It helps in easing the symptoms of heartburn and acidity.
HOW TO USE: Use Famocid 20 mg under medical supervision and read the label cautiously before taking it.Do not crush or chew it.Take it before at least 30 minutes of your following meal or else use it as per the instructions of your doctor. Do not take a bigger dose than prescribed.Keep it in a cool and dry place.
HOW IT WORKS :The active ingredient of Famocid 20 mg is famotidine which is a histamine (H2 - receptor antagonist) that helps in restricting acid formation in stomach and provides relief from heartburn and acidity.It prevents gastrointestinal(GI) tract from getting harmed by stomach acid.
PRECAUTIONS AND WARNINGS : Inform your doctor about your current health conditions, medications and your medical history before using it.Do not take Famocid 20 mg if you have known allergy to such drugs. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breast-feeding before taking it. Patients diagnosed with liver or kidney disease must take it according to the instructions of their health care provider. Consuming a large quantity of alcohol can be fatal while you are on this medication.
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If you observe any of the above mentioned symptoms persistently, withdraw using Famocid 20 mg and consult your physician as soon sas possible.