This medication is an antacid, antireflux agent and antiulcerant, prescribed for peptic ulcer. It decreases the amount of acid made in the stomach.
Adult: PO- Initial: The recommended dose is 300 mg at bedtime or 150 mg twice daily for 4-8 weeks depending on the condition.
It comes as a capsule and tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of porphyria, kidney or liver disease; during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Headache, constipation, nausea, abdominal pain and dizziness.
Avoid excess dosage.
Keep this medication in the container it came in and out of the reach of children.
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