Famocid 20 MG Tablet
Uses of Famocid 20 MG Tablet
What is it prescribed for?
Duodenal UlcerThis Famocid Tablet is used in the treatment of ulcers in the small intestine.
Gastric UlcerFamocid Tablet is used in the treatment of ulcers in the stomach.
Gastroesophagal Reflux DiseaseFamocid 20 mg medicine is used for the treatment of a condition where the acid produced in the stomach causes irritation in the food pipe.
Hypersecretory ConditionFamocid 20 mg Drug is used to prevent and treat conditions where the amount of acid secreted in the stomach is abnormally high.
- Black or tarry stools
- Muscle or joint pain
When not to use?
Contraindications of Famocid 20 MG Tablet
AllergyNot recommended in patients with known allergy to Famocid 20mg Tablet or other H2 antagonists.
Missed DoseTake the missed dose of famotidine 20 mg brands as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next scheduled dose, then the missed dose can be skipped.
OverdoseSeek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
Warnings for special population
– This Famocid medicine is recommended in pregnant women only if benefits overweigh the risks.
– This famocid 20 mg tablets medicine is known to excreted through the breastmilk. It is recommended for breastfeeding women.
Impaired kidney function
– Famocid 20 drug should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. The dose should be adjusted if the CrCl is less than 50 ml/min.
Effect on Central nervous system
– Famocid Tablet may show the effect on central nervous system in patients with kidney dysfunction.