What is Zantac 360 (famotidine), and how does it work?

Generic drug: famotidine

Brand name: Zantac 360

Zantac 360 (famotidine tablet, film coated) is an acid reducer used to relieve heartburn associated with acid indigestion and sour stomach and to prevent heartburn associated with acid indigestion and sour stomach brought on by eating or drinking certain food and beverages.

Zantac 360 is available over-the-counter (OTC) without a prescription.

The former version of Zantac (ranitidine) has been pulled from the market.

What are the side effects of Zantac 360?

There are no listed side effects of Zantac 360. Tell your doctor if you experience any side effects while using Zantac 360.

What is the dosage for Zantac 360?

Directions

Adults and children 12 years and over:

  • 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 15 to 60 minutes before eating food or drinking beverages that cause heartburn
  • do not use more than 2 tablets in 24 hours
  • children under 12 years: ask a doctor

What drugs interact with Zantac 360?

No information provided.

Is Zantac 360 safe to use while pregnant or breastfeeding?

Treatment & Diagnosis

Medications & Supplements

SLIDESHOW

Digestive Disorders: Common Misconceptions See Slideshow

Health Solutions From Our Sponsors

FDA Logo

Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Medically Reviewed on 5/12/2021
References
All sections courtesy of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration