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Composition

Famotidine(40 mg)

SALT INFORMATION

Famotidine(40 mg)

TYPICAL USAGE

Pharmaceutical Aid

SIDE EFFECTS

Blood dyscrasias, hypotension, tachycardia, emesis, restlessness, dizziness, headache, diarrhea, constipation, bradycardia, jaundice, mental confusion, hypotension, renal failure.

DRUG INTERACTION

Famotidine is known to interact with other drugs like alcohol, ketoconazole, magnesium trisilicate, probenecid, sodium diatrizoate. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Famotidine binds competitively to H2-receptors located on the basolateral membrane of the parietal cell, blocking histamine affects. This competitive inhibition results in reduced basal and nocturnal gastric acid secretion and a reduction in gastric volume, acidity, and amount of gastric acid released in response to stimuli including food, caffeine, insulin, betazole, or pentagastrin.

SUBSTITUTES

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INTERACTIONS

Can I take Famotidine (40mg) during pregnancy?

Studies in animals have shown no risk to the fetus, however there are no sufficient studies in humans. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Famotidine (40mg) while breastfeeding/lactation?

Safer: Drug has been studied in few breastfeeding women and the evidence shows that there is no increase in side effects in the infants, or the possibility of harm to the breastfed infants is expected to be rare. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Famotidine (40mg) with alcohol?

No studies found