ACTIVE INGREDIENT: This product contains 10 mg of famotidine, an acid reducer for heartburn relief, which compares to the active ingredient in Pepcid® AC.
EFFECTIVE: Acid Reducers like Famotidine Tablets, 10 mg can relieve heartburn due to acid indigestion and sour stomach. Just one tablet prevents and relieves heartburn due to acid indigestion.
WHAT IS HEARTBURN? Heartburn occurs when stomach contents flow back up into the esophagus—the muscular tube that carries food and liquids from the mouth to the stomach. A heartburn medicine like Famotidine Tablets,10 mg helps provide heartburn relief.
MANAGING HEARTBURN: Tips for managing heartburn include: do not lie flat or bend over after eating; do not eat before bedtime; raise the head of your bed; eat slowly and avoid big meals; quit smoking.
TYPES OF HEARTBURN MEDICINE: Antacid tablets help to treat mild heartburn (indigestion). H2-Blockers like Famotidine Tablets, 10 mg work as acid reducers to help relieve heartburn.
Suggested Age: 12 Years and Up
Active Ingredient Strength Value: 10 milligrams
Product Warning: Consult a doctor if you are pregnant or nursing, consult a doctor if taking prescription drugs, do not use if you cannot swallow, do not use if you have bloody or black stool
Product Form: Tablet
Primary Active Ingredient: Famotidine
Product Contains: Famotidine
Package Quantity: 30
Heartburn remedy type: H2 blocker
Item Number (DPCI): 245-05-0520
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Compare to Pepcid® AC active ingredient. Just one tablet of Original Strength Famotidine Tablets, 10 mg prevents and relieves heartburn due to acid indigestion brought on by eating and drinking certain foods and beverages. This gluten free heartburn medicine is intended for adults and children 12 years and over. Original Strength Famotidine Tablets, 10 mg helps prevent meal-induced heartburn when taken at least 15-60 minutes before eating. Lasts up to 12 hours.
I have constant heartburn after my third child. I was taking Zantac, but after the recalls I had to find something new. I take this once a day, and it definitely helps in the intensity of my heartburn.