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Old 06-11-2011, 10:02 AM   #1
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pepcid need help!

I have GERD and about 3months ago I was taking Pepcid AC but prescribed by the doctor. Now It turns out that I have migraines and I'm not sure if it's this medication. So I need help to find out if there is any one out there that have experienced similar side effects to this particular medication, please share your information. Thank you

 
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Re: pepcid need help!

Hi, I have been reading the side effects of Pepcid and yes your Headaches could be connected. In a survey, up to 4.7 per cent of people taking it suffered Head aches. 1.7 p.c suffered Diarrhea, also some suffered Dizziness/Constipation.
There are many types of PPIs, ask your Dr if you can switch to a different one.
Good Luck, Solofelix.

 
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Old 06-11-2011, 06:20 PM   #3
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Re: pepcid need help!

soloflex, I would like to take this time to thank you for your insight on the subject matter. This is a sign of relief for me as I am going to ask my gastroenterologist to see if he could try changing this medication to one that doesn't give me headaches, at least. Lol...thank you generously!

 
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Solofelix sorry for the grand typo ooppss lol hahaha not good. At least I spelled this one right...lol

 
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Re: pepcid need help!

Glad to be of some help,
Let me know how things go after you see your Dr,
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