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Famotidine (Famotidine)

Famotidine GenericCanada20 mg100$51.99
Famotidine GenericCanada40 mg100$81.99
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Brand name: Famotidine
Generic name: Famotidine
Used for: Treat certain stomach and throat problems including stomach ulcers
Availability: Generic Famotidine 20mg, 40mg

Generic Famotidine vs Brand Famotidine

Brand and generic Famotidine are available with a doctor’s prescription. It is entirely your choice whether you want a brand or generic. Brand Famotidine and generic Famotidine are identical in dose, strength, safety, efficacy and its intended use. The biggest difference is that the generic is not manufactured inside the brand facility. Rest assured that only provides you with highest quality generic drugs from reputable generic manufacturers. If you have any concerns, feel free to contact us.

How Famotidine Works

Famotidine belongs to a class of medicines known as histamine H2 receptor antagonists. It reduces the amount of acid produced by the stomach. For this reason, it is used in the treatment of certain ulcers of the stomach or duodenum, and to prevent intestinal ulcers from coming back after they have healed. This medication is also used to treat certain stomach and throat (esophagus) problems, for example erosive esophagitis; the treatment of irritation and inflammation caused by stomach acid leaking up into the gullet and gastroesophageal reflux disease or Zollinger-Ellison syndrome, in which the stomach produces too much acid. It relieves symptoms such as cough that doesn't go away, stomach pain, heartburn, and difficulty swallowing. This medicine is prescribed for the particular condition that you have. Do not give this medicine to other people, nor use it for any other condition.

Famotidine Possible Side Effects

Contact your doctor or pharmacist if you experience side effects and they are severe and bothersome. Most of the side effect are manageable and may go away on their own.
• Constipation;
• Diarrhea;
• Dry mouth;
• Headache, dizziness;
• Liver problems with symptoms such as abdominal pain, vomiting, fatigue (or tiredness) and jaundice (yellowing of the eyes and skin);
• Loss of appetite, tiredness;
• Nausea and/or vomiting;
• Stomach discomfort;
• Rash, itching.

Famotidine Guidelines

Do not use Famotidine if you are allergic to any of its ingredients or to other H2-receptor antagonists. Before taking Famotidine, tell your doctor if you:
• Are pregnant or intend to become pregnant;
• Are breast-feeding or intend to breast-feed as it is excreted in breast milk;
• Have confirmed kidney or liver ailment;
• Have an intolerance to some sugars as it contains lactose;
• Have a malignant growth (tumour) in your stomach;
• Have an underlying infection.

Your doctor may monitor your blood count and liver function if you have been taking a high dose of Famotidine for a long time. Famotidine may affect your ability to drive or operate machinery. Determine your response to Famotidine before driving or operating machinery. Tell your doctor about any medications, vitamins, or herbal supplements you are currently taking or have recently taken in order to reduce the risk of any interactions. Medicines that may interact with Famotidine include:
• Atazanavir, used to treat HIV infection;
• Antacids, used for indigestion;
• Ketoconazole or itraconazole, used to treat fungal infections;
• Probenicid, used to treat gout;
• Sucralfate, used to treat and prevent the recurrence of ulcers

The generic alternative is not manufactured by the company that makes the brand product.

All prices are in US dollars.

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