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Drug information on Cimetin (Cimetidine) from P C I Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd.


  Capsule/ Tablet
P C I Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd.
Generic : Cimetidine
Dhanalakshmi Chinnuswamy
Further Checked by The Medindia Medical Review Team on February, 2, 2017
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Medical Condition(s) for which Cimetin may be prescribed

Side effects of Cimetin

•   Gastrointestinal : Diarrhea.

•   Central Nervous System : Headache, dizziness, drowsiness and mental confusion.

•   Miscellaneous : Muscle pain, skin rash and breast enlargement in male.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

PO- The recommended dose is 800mg at bedtime orally; maintenance- 400mg at bed time.

How to use Cimetin?

It comes as a tablet and liquid to take by mouth, with food.

When is Cimetin not to be taken? (Contraindications)


Warnings and Precautions for Cimetin

• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of kidney or liver impairment, elderly, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

Other Precautions for Cimetin

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Cimetin

Store it at room temperature and in an airtight container. Keep away from children.

Schedule : H  Prescription drugs - Drugs to be sold only under the prescription of a Registered Medical Practitioner.

Disclaimer : Change in the rate of medication is possible and the rates shown maybe more or less than the rate displayed due to added GST and pricing changes made by the companies.
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