Compare to the active ingredient in Maximum Strength Pepcid AC« Acid Reducer*To relieve symptoms, swallow 1 tablet with a glass of water. Do not chew.
To prevent symptoms, swallow 1 tablet with a glass of water at any time from 10 to 60 minutes before eating food or drinking beverages that cause heartburn.
Do not use more than 2 tablets in 24 hours.
Just one tablet prevents & relieves heartburn due to acid indigestion
Relieves heartburn associated with acid indigestion and sour stomach
Prevents heartburn associated with acid indigestion and sour stomach brought on by eating or drinking certain food and beverages
Adults and children 12 years and over:
Children under 12 years: ask a doctor.
Active Ingredient (in each tablet):Famotidine 20 mg. Purpose - Acid Reducer.
Inactive Ingredients:Carnauba Wax, Colloidal Silicon Dioxide, Croscarmellose Sodium, Lactose (monohydrate), Magnesium Stearate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Polyethylene Glycol, Polyvinyl Alcohol, Talc and Titanium Dioxide.
Do not use if you are allergic to famotidine or other acid reducers.
Do not use:
if you have trouble or pain swallowing food, vomiting with blood, or bloody or black stools. These may be signs of a serious condition. See your doctor.
if you have kidney disease, except under the advice and supervision of a doctor
with other acid reducers
Ask a doctor before use if you have
had heartburn over 3 months. This may be a sign of a more serious condition.
heartburn with lightheadedness, sweating, or dizziness
chest pain or shoulder pain with shortness of breath; sweating; pain spreading to arms, neck or shoulders; or lightheadedness
frequent chest pain
frequent wheezing, particularly with heartburn
unexplained weight loss
nausea or vomiting
Stop use and ask a doctor if
your heartburn continues or worsens
you need to take this product for more than 14 days
If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
*This product is not manufactured or distributed by Johnson & Johnson-Merck Consumer Pharmaceuticals Co., distributor of Pepcid AC« Acid Reducer. Pepcid AC«is a registered trademark of Merck & Co., Inc. Whitehouse Station, NJ 08889.
Made In U.S.A
*This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Keep out of the reach of children. Store in a cool dry place, tightly closed.