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  1. Need diagnosis...stomach pain.
    ... like Tums, and longer acting acid reducers. I like Pepcid Complete for occasional pain, because it includes...

  2. Please Help Identify Symptons-Research resulted in mixed results
    ... chest pains/pressures. It does seem consistent that Pepcid AC Complete seems to relieve the symptons when they ... symptons again which were somewhat quelled with a Pepcid Complete. At this point I've completely cut alcohol...

  3. asprin risk in patient with recent gastric bypass surgery.
    ... can cause stomach bleeding even though you are on Pepcid (which reduces stomach acids which can cause stomach...

  4. Constantly hungry..please help!!!
    ... It could be an over-acid stomach. You might try Pepcid AC, overcounter, and see if it helps reduce the misery...

  5. Systemic Mastocytosis
    ... claritan and atarax your taking. An H2 blocker is pepcid , zantac, stuff like that. I can't remember but do...
    ... claritan and atarax your taking. An H2 blocker is pepcid , zantac, stuff like that. I can't remember but do...
    ... claritan and atarax your taking. An H2 blocker is pepcid , zantac, stuff like that. I can't remember but do...

  6. Mystery stomach ailment
    ... coming from her stomach. The ER said she should try Pepcid , but this did not help. They also suggested she stay...

  7. Left side chest ache & GERD
    ... is the primary medication in drugs like Zantac and Pepcid and Tagament. Ranitidine is simply the generic name...

  8. Long history of symptoms/No Resolution
    ... reflux disease or GERD and cleared up when I took Pepcid . Your symptoms are most likely not related to one...

  9. Acid Reflux
    ... you take let's say an acid reducer type drug (i.e: Pepcid Complete) It will make it even worse. You need acid...

  10. heartburn after endoscopy
    ... heard of this happening but to take maximum strength pepcid ac...if this doesn't work go to ER....what's crazy...

  11. Acid Reflux?
    ... from coming back up the throat. Have you tried " Pepcid Complete" overcounter ant-acid med? Have you eleminated...

  12. The best anti nausea, heartburn otc??
    ... when i had nausea after surgery they told me to take pepcid ac. it didn't help me but it was because i had other...

  13. Right-side pain - urgent?
    ... However, may I suggest that you look into some zantac or pepcid ? It sounds like your stomach is really getting tore...

  14. indigestion and being sick
    ... as Tagamet aka cimetadine, Zantac aka ranitidine, Pepcid aka famotidine or the newest one Prilosec. It would...

  15. Acid Reflux Disease
    ... drug of Prevacid, also I've heard of trying Zantac or Pepcid . I do not have heartburn though just the reflux....

  16. Symptoms of high blood pressure that go away with exercise...
    ... counter tagamet aka cimetidine, Zantac aka ranitidine or Pepcid aka famotadine. You should also elevate the head...

  17. heart probs
    ... thing I learned to do was to keep calm and take a pepcid .... so far this decreases the problems very quickly...

  18. Acid Reflux
    ... prescription strength of that med. Zantac, Tagamet and Pepcid are all available over the counter now so you do have...

  19. Food poisoning/parasites?
    ... The reflux by the way, didn't respond to my usual Pepcid and Gaviscon routine. It's possible the headache was...

  20. Do health problems start at 21?
    ... heartburn recurring even with meds!- GI put me on 40mg Pepcid Rx at bedtime...Let's see if it works! :p...

  21. Am I the only one or what?
    ... up again. I even end up vomiting sometimes. I take pepcid ac most of the time, but once in a while I'll forget...

  22. heartburn lead to cancer?
    ... you see the doc pick up some Zantac aka ranitidine , Pepcid aka famotidine or Tagamet aka cimetidine and takes...

  23. sharp pain
    ... was due to heartburn since i have GERD so I took a Pepcid AC, an hour later I took a Tums. thirty minutes later...

  24. Safe to take ibuprofen this long?
    ... occasion start to get stomach problems so I'll take some pepcid . Check with your doctor or pharmacist because everybody...

  25. Acid Reflux/GERD
    ... pregnant I shouldn't be on prevacid so they put me on Pepcid . I call it the "miracle drug". I took it for 1 year...
    ... goes on. I went to see a doctor and he prescribed me pepcid since it was safer while trying to get pregnant and ... anything again I will DEFINITELY use over the counter pepcid ac. My sister had a terrible time with acid reflux ... the point of throwing up each time and she took otc pepcid ac and also had twins while on it and she also uses ... she feels like she might be getting it she will take pepcid ac tablet and all her troubles are solved. It goes...

General Health board

  1. Is there is significant pain on the left hand side of the chest during heartburn?
    ... told me that I must be having heartburn and referred PEPCID to me. I was and I am still very much worried about...

  2. EKG Normal, Endoscopy Normal, symptoms remain with no diagnosis?
    ... visit I found myself more frequently needing to take a pepcid A/C to relieve the pain. I wasn't able to sleep at...

  3. Thowing up blood
    ... You may want to try something over the weekend like Pepcid A-C, Mylanta or Maalox (though some of those may cause...

  4. Not sure what is going on
    ... few days to get the real effect. You can also try pepcid . If either of those are help it is probably that....

  5. Feel terrible in the mornings
    ... has been very stressful. Lately, I've been taking a Pepcid AC and a clonazapam (prescription anti-anxiety med...
    ... has been very stressful. Lately, I've been taking a Pepcid AC and a clonazapam (prescription anti-anxiety med...

  6. Bad Breath
    ... The toothpaste seems to only make it worse. I take Pepcid on a regular basis, it helps A LOT! 2 times a day...
    ... The toothpaste seems to only make it worse. I take Pepcid on a regular basis, it helps A LOT! 2 times a day ... , one at in the morning and one at night. Is Pepcid over the counter or prescribed?...
    ... When it gets bad and I've already taken my pepcid , I find that milk helps easy the acid reflux pain...

  7. what is the causes of burning sensation in abdomen
    ... spicy foods, tea, etc. Have you tried something like Pepcid or Tums--something to neutralize the acid? If you...

  8. Stomach pain - possable Ulcer?
    ... hard on my stomach. I have to take something like Pepcid or Zantac 30 minutes before ibuprofen. Black coffee...

  9. Air in chest
    ... gas, heartburn or indigestion. I ended up taking a pepcid AC and I guess it worked cause it went away shortly...

  10. Prednisone & Weight Gain?
    ... of Prednisone this morning and was also prescribed Pepcid to protect the stomach. I was also told to eat a...
    ... years old. I did start taking the Prednisone and Pepcid this morning. The doctor said take it with a glass...
    ... said). I do take the Prednisone with a bananna and Pepcid . From your experience, you are giving me some good...

  11. Trying to find a diagnosis... please help
    ... was causing me to feel very nervous. I switched to Pepcid Complete, and that seemed to help some. I'd still...

  12. what's wrong with me?! - hard to breathe at night
    ... watch what you eat at night and take something like pepcid AC or mylanta or something etc. you definitley should...

  13. Docs can't diagnose, help!
    ... until they administered morphine, nitro-glycerin, & Pepcid . I eventually felt well enough to go home and managed ... direct cause on level of symptoms, but after taking Pepcid , my stomach seems to have a little less pain. The ... seem to be convinced that this is in my head or that Pepcid AC will cure it in 3 months. I have no follow up appointmen...
    ... reflux and you'd need something stronger than just pepcid ?...

  14. Dizzy with any stomach meds or herbal remedies???
    ... have tried is: ginger, DGL, aloe vera juice, zantac, pepcid ac, omeprazole, pariet. Any ideas why this could...

  15. Stomach Problems
    ... Have you tried an over the counter medicine like pepcid or something similar....

  16. Depressed or nutrition-deprived?
    ... in the Lehigh Valley, Pa. I did some research on Pepcid and Prilosec and it seems that the active ingredient ... have all this anxiety when I ate. Then I was taking Pepcid almost every day. My concentration was horrible. Cold ... These symptoms can all be caused by taking too much pepcid , prilosec etc. Now I am trying to limit breads, chips...

  17. Constant nausea, part 2
    ... more bloating than anything. I have also been eating pepcid like candy lately. I am curious to see what it...

  18. Constant nausea.
    ... to your doctor and ask for something stronger than Pepcid or Zantac. There are better things that will help...

  19. Heartburn ... Abnormal
    ... carbonated beverages, caffeine and the like), meds such as pepcid , reglan, carafate that will decrease your acid secretions...

  20. Scared ti eat!!! Help!
    ... have very mild heartburn occassionally. I tried a pepcid ac complete chewable that I bought for my husband...

  21. too young for heartburn?
    ... bad bad indegestion or heartburn, i have pepto and pepcid complete, is there anything beside not eat late to...

  22. Swollen Stomach, Feels like there are rocks!
    ... are rocks in my stomach just not as bad. I took a pepcid ac and drank some milk. After I drank the milk my...

  23. Need advice on Acid Reflux Disease
    ... diet for a while & was put on prescription strength pepcid to cure my ulcers. I did have the tube down the throat...

  24. Uncontrollable Panic Attacks HELP PLEASE!!!
    ... pain & mine were treated with prescription strength pepcid which had to be taken several times daily, no missing...
    ... and they both have about the same symptoms. Try some pepcid over the counter. Of course, ask your doctor first ... prescribe you something else, but my doctor told me that pepcid was good for ulcers and it also helps my gastritis...

Allergies board

  1. Just great!
    ... yet or not. Until then, i'm using the vitamin c and pepcid complete as lozenges and that helps draw out the glob...

  2. Sick of hives, stomach pains, and fatigue
    ... Dolysods! I do prop myself up at night and generic Pepcid helps. I did go to the allergist's office today....

  3. Question about allergy symptoms
    ... tried is get some chewable vitamin c and chewable pepcid complete, suck on them until they dissolve (usually ... sure of the terminology) Others use pepto tabs and pepcid complete. I did it twice a day for about 10 days....

  4. Diagnosed with Asthma-hate using Advair! On going medicine battle
    ... gets much worse after I eat.....and when I take the Pepcid I do feel better but last night I did my Advair as ... instructed, then took the pepcid because I was constantly gagging even one hr after...
    ... tried the Prilosec - it should help even more than the Pepcid if reflux is contributing to your symptoms....

  5. hives and itchy skin
    ... treatment. Any treatments I've been given, don't work. Pepcid , Hydroxizine, Zyrtec, etc. Some days are better...

  6. Living With Food and Mold Allergies - How to beat Anaphlaxis
    ... antihistimine do a better job. My doctor prescribed Pepcid along with Zyrtec when recovering from a previous ... allergic reaction. Pepcid is 60% cheaper over the counter than as a prescription...

  7. Sudden hives, dizziness, acid reflux, shortness of breath, swollen face/lip
    ... mystery and that I should see an allergist. I was given pepcid for the acid reflux, and a steroid for the hives, ... and have no idea what to do about it (because the pepcid is not effective for the entire day) and when it'll...
    ... mystery and that I should see an allergist. I was given pepcid for the acid reflux, and a steroid for the hives, ... and have no idea what to do about it (because the pepcid is not effective for the entire day) and when it'll...

  8. Need Help!!!!!!!
    ... decongestants, and nasal sprays. Also look into taking pepcid Ac, prilosec OTC, or Tagament HB. These would help...

  9. Allergic To Cats???!
    ... bent toward my neck) I did have acid reflux which pepcid took care of, I havent had a chest xray nor do the...

  10. Anybody else got diagnosed as a Adult lots of Allergies
    ... couple of times. Now if I can just get off of the Pepcid and Claritin I take and can control this with diet...

  11. Severe Hives, Foot Swelling. HELP!!
    ... her to the ER where the gave her an IV of benadryl, pepcid , and some steroid (not prednisone) after a few hours...

  12. Why Pepcid AC for hives
    ... cause snus complications as well. Thus the use of Pepcid Ac is most likely being used to cure a possible secondary...

  13. tested negative
    ... allergies. Im on zyrtec, clarinex, allegra, singulair, pepcid (to enhance the allergy medecine) prevacid, and an...

  14. Dystonia reaction to meds? Doc doesn't understand it
    ... humira inj. to vancomycin. I take benadryl, ativan, pepcid , zyrtec, rescue inhaler to get it to stop. Been hospitaliz...

  15. Dermagraphism.. Dermatitis?
    ... Anyways, My doctor told me to also start taking pepcid ac to cover the histamines my stomach lets off due...
    ... tablet a day, Hydroxyzine - 1 tsp. at night, and 1 Pepcid AC to cope with the symptoms. Some days are a lot...
    ... Anyways, My doctor told me to also start taking pepcid ac to cover the histamines my stomach lets off due...

  16. Chronic cough - desperate and despondent
    ... reflux drugs and were sold in the U.S. under names like Pepcid and Zantac. Ranitidine is awesome for people with...

  17. Dermographism and now diarrhea?!
    ... it does. I am on nothing you mention. Famotidine ( Pepcid ) twice a day for stomach and intestines. Allegra...

  18. Huge sowllen lips
    ... with medication instructions of antihistamine and Pepcid . The thought was that I was suddenly allergic to fish...

  19. problems with allergy testing
    ... found out that I wasn't supposed to take tyenol pm or pepcid for 7 days either. They said that maybe that is why...
    ... time. Also, tylenol pm contains benedryl, and Pepcid is a histimine blocker. so they definately might have...

  20. Hives
    ... book. Thanks for any info! Hi - I take Zyrtec and Pepcid every day no matter what. It seems to work well for ... have taken Benedryl in addition to the Zyrtec and Pepcid if I am flaring badly enough. - Kristi...

  21. rash/hives
    ... clock BEFORE the hives come. but may i ask why the pepcid ? i read about someone else taking zyrtec and pepcid ... got real bad. does it work better when taken with pepcid or is it just to calm your stomach?...
    ... clock BEFORE the hives come. but may i ask why the pepcid ? i read about someone else taking zyrtec and pepcid ... got real bad. does it work better when taken with pepcid or is it just to calm your stomach? Jessica, I ... here, so may not use the correct terminology.... The Pepcid (and Zantac, and similar) are type 2 histamine receptor...
    ... type 1 and 2 histamine blockers and how it works with pepcid and zyrtec. Right now I am going back and forth between...
    ... Monkey, Yes, my allergist prescribed the Zyrtec/ Pepcid combo for me about 2 years ago. (Before that, I had ... outbreak in the fall, and I have been back on the Zyrtec/ Pepcid ever since.) Sorry, I don't have the mg's handy ... . I take 1 pill of Zyrtec plus 1 pill of Pepcid in the morning, and then one Pepcid alone at night ... enough, I take Benedryl in addition to the Zyrtec and Pepcid . - Kristi...
    ... kristi-- Is it regular pepcid ac pills, theres only one kind right? --Angel...
    ... Monkey, Yes, my allergist prescribed the Zyrtec/ Pepcid combo for me about 2 years ago. (Before that, I had ... outbreak in the fall, and I have been back on the Zyrtec/ Pepcid ever since.) Sorry, I don't have the mg's handy ... . I take 1 pill of Zyrtec plus 1 pill of Pepcid in the morning, and then one Pepcid alone at night ... enough, I take Benedryl in addition to the Zyrtec and Pepcid . - Kristi i'm currently taking benadryl for ... control. i was wondering, do you think taking the pepcid with the benadryl would be effective? or is benadryl...
    ... theory, I think the Benedryl could be combined with Pepcid to increase effectiveness. Benedryl is among the...
    ... I'm not sure if you ever said wether or not it is pepcid ac you use, or if there is even a different kind of ... pepcid . I just want to be able to ask the doctor about the...
    ... theory, I think the Benedryl could be combined with Pepcid to increase effectiveness. Benedryl is among the...
    ... I'm not sure if you ever said wether or not it is pepcid ac you use, or if there is even a different kind of ... pepcid . I just want to be able to ask the doctor about the ... --Angel monkey Yes, the trade name is Pepcid AC. The generic drug name is famotidine. I buy the...

  22. Urticaria...please help!!!!!!
    ... allergist's instructions. (I also take Zyrtec but with Pepcid , pretty much the same as Zantac. And then I take...

  23. Candidiasis, Is that what I have???????
    ... types. Many acid blocking medicines like Zatac and Pepcid are histimine blockers. Now that my allergies are...

  24. severe chronic urticaria
    ... hours after I wake. All allergy test are neg. I am on Pepcid and Doxipen. they control it most of the time, but...
    ... fade away over time. My doctor has me on Zyrtec and Pepcid every day for the foreseeable future, and then Benedryl...
    ... Hi, I'm back... Bubs - I take Zyrtec and Pepcid without fail. Allergist says I will be on them indefinatel...

  25. Facial swelling: urticaria?
    ... was only mildly painful there. I am on Zyrtec and Pepcid , which seem to be controlling everything well enough...

  26. hives questions
    ... add a H2-blocker, eg. Zantac and other H2 blockers ( Pepcid , Axid, Tagamet) work on stomach acid by blocking histamine...


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