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CIMETIDINE 100MG-ORAL, Tagamet HB

GENERIC NAME: CIMETIDINE 100MG - ORAL (sye-MET-uh-deen)

BRAND NAME(S): Tagamet HB

Medication Uses | How To Use | Side Effects | Precautions | Drug Interactions | Overdose | Notes | Missed Dose | Storage

USES: This medication blocks secretion of acid from the stomach. It is used to relieve heartburn and acid indigestion.

HOW TO USE: This medication is taken by mouth. As symptoms occur, take 2 tablets with water or follow your doctor's instructions. This medication can be taken up to 2 times per day (4 tablets in 24 hours). Do not take 4 tablets per day continuously for more than 2 weeks without your doctor's approval. If you are taking antacids in addition to this medication, stagger the doses so they are not taken at the same time. Try to space dosing of this medication and antacids by at least 2 hours.




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