Medicinal Products

PEPCIDAC 10 mg

Generic drug of the therapeutic class: Gastro-Entero-Hepatology
active ingredients: Famotidine
Lab: Johnson & Johnson Sante Bea

Coated tablet
Box of 12
All forms

Indication

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

Oral way

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.

Against indications

· 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.

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