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Famotidine FC (20 mg) (Famotidine) Drug Price and Information

Famotidine (Famotidine FC (20 mg)) is a histamine (H2-receptor antagonist), prescribed for ulcer.  It works by decreasing the amount of stomach acid.
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Famotidine FC (20 mg) - Acichem Laboratories

Famotidine FC (20 mg)  Tablet  

Generic : Famotidine
1000 Tablets
Price Updated on Jul 31, 2023
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Drug information on Famotidine FC (20 mg) from Acichem Laboratories


When is Famotidine FC (20 mg) prescribed?

It is prescribed for -

What should be the dose and frequency?

PO- Adult- The recommended dose is 40mg/day.
Child- The recommended dose is 0.5 mg/kg/day at bedtime.

What are the common side effects of Famotidine FC (20 mg)

Body as a whole : Fever and fatigue.

Heart : Palpitations and abnormal heart beat.

Gastrointestinal : Vomiting, nausea, jaundice, elevated liver enzymes level, abdominal discomfort and dry mouth.

Blood : Decreased white blood cells and platelets count.

Hypersensitivity : Rash and swelling.

Musculoskeletal : Muscle cramps and muscle pain.

Central Nervous system : Confusion, seizures, hallucinations, depression, anxiety and sleep disorders.

Skin : Acne, dry and itchy skin.

Eye and ENT : Ringing in the ear and taste disorder.

How to use Famotidine FC (20 mg)?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food. It also comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into the vein.


In which conditions should Famotidine FC (20 mg) be avoided?



What are the Precautions needed with Famotidine FC (20 mg)

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of kidney or liver problems, any allergy, who are taking other medications, elderly, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

Are there any additional Precautions?

Avoid excess dosage.

At What Temperature Should it be Stored?

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

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