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Pepcid – Famotidine uses, dose and side effects

Pepcid is a histamine (H 2 -) receptor blocker and works by reducing the production of gastric juice. Gastric juice, which contains hydrochloric acid and is very acidic, is considered to contribute to the occurrence of, among other things, heartburn and acid reflux. One tablet of Pepcid can give you relief from these symptoms after about 30 minutes. Gastric juice production is controlled for up to 12 hours.

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