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FAMOTIDINE by WOCKHARDT LIMITED

Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: FAMOTIDINE 20mg
Labeler: WOCKHARDT LIMITED
NDC Code: 55648-374

Famotidine Tablets, USP
20 mg


Drugs Facts

Active ingredient (in each tablets)Famotidine USP 20 mg

PurposeAcid reducer

Uses
  • 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

Warnings

Allergy alert: 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
  • stomach pain

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.

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 10 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

Other information
  • read the directions and warnings before use
  • store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)
  • keep the carton. It contains important information.
  • protect from moisture

Inactive ingredientsHydroxypropyl cellulose, hypromellose, microcrystalline cellulose, magnesium stearate, polyethylene glycol, pregelatinized starch, talc and titanium dioxide.

Questions or comments?Call 1-800-346-6854

Manufactured by:
Wockhardt Limited,
Mumbai, India.

Distributed by:
Wockhardt USA LLC.
20 Waterview Blvd.
Parsippany, NJ 07054
USA.

Iss.130810


FAMOTIDINE 
famotidine tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:55648-374
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
FAMOTIDINE (FAMOTIDINE ) FAMOTIDINE20 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
STARCH, CORN 
HYDROXYPROPYL CELLULOSE, LOW SUBSTITUTED 
TALC 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
HYPROMELLOSE 2910 (6 MPA.S) 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 400 
Product Characteristics
Colorwhite (white) Scoreno score
ShapeROUND (barrel shaped) Size9mm
FlavorImprint CodeW374
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:55648-374-011 BOTTLE (BOTTLE) in 1 CARTON
130 TABLET (TABLET) in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:55648-374-081 BOTTLE (BOTTLE) in 1 CARTON
230 TABLET (TABLET) in 1 BOTTLE
3NDC:55648-374-051 BOTTLE (BOTTLE) in 1 CARTON
3500 TABLET (TABLET) in 1 BOTTLE
4NDC:55648-374-0710 BLISTER PACK (BLISTER PACK) in 1 CARTON
410 TABLET (TABLET) in 1 BLISTER PACK
5NDC:55648-374-0038000 TABLET (TABLET) in 1 DRUM
6NDC:55648-374-096500 TABLET (TABLET) in 1 DRUM
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
ANDAANDA09083708/06/2010
Labeler - WOCKHARDT LIMITED (650069115)

Revised: 08/2012
 
WOCKHARDT LIMITED

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