Generic drug of the therapeutic class: Gastro-Entero-Hepatology
active ingredients: Famotidine
Lab: Johnson & Johnson Sante Bea
Box of 12
Symptomatic treatment of gastro-oesophageal reflux (heartburn, heartburn, heartburn) when the rules of diet and diet have not been effective.
Dosage PEPCIDAC 10 mg Film-coated tablet Box of 12
Reserved for adults.
Take 1 tablet depending on the symptoms:
· At the time of the painful crisis,
· Before the meal,
· At bedtime,
not exceeding 2 tablets per day.
The maximum dose per 24 hours is limited to 20 mg or 2 tablets per day.
No dosage adjustment is necessary in the elderly.
Do not exceed 2 weeks of continuous treatment.
· Children (under 15 years old)
· Hypersensitivity to any of the components of this medication.
Pepcidac side effects
Famotidine is generally well tolerated.
Have been reported:
Rarely: headache, dizziness, constipation and diarrhea
Even more rarely: dry mouth, nausea and / or vomiting, abdominal discomfort or bloating, anorexia, fatigability, rash, pruritus, urticaria, abnormal liver enzymes, cholestatic jaundice, anaphylaxis, angioneurotic edema, arthralgia.
Very exceptionally as with other H2 antihistamines: toxic epidermolysis.