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Tagamet

Medically reviewed on December 22, 2017

Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: CIMETIDINE 200mg
Labeler: Medtech Products Inc.
NDC Code: 63029-222

Tagamet

READ THE DIRECTIONS AND WARNINGS, INCLUDING THOSE PRINTED
ON THE INSIDE OF THE CARTON, BEFORE TAKING THIS PRODUCT.

Drug Facts

Active ingredient

(in each tablet)

Cimetidine 200mg

Purpose

Acid 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 foods and beverages

Warnings

Allergy Alert: Do not use if you are allergic to cimetidine 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.
  • with other acid reducers

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • frequent chest pain
  • frequent wheezing, particularly with heartburn
  • unexplained weight loss
  • nausea or vomiting
  • stomach pain
  • 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

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking
  • theophylline (oral asthma medicine)
  • warfarin (blood thinning medicine)
  • phenytoin (seizure medicine)

If you are not sure you are taking one of these medicines, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • your heartburn continues or worsens
  • stomach pain continues
  • 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 older:
    • to relieve symptoms, swallow 1 tablet with a glass of water
    • to prevent symptoms, swallow 1 tablet with a glass of water right before or any time up to 30 minutes before eating food or drinking beverages that cause heartburn
    • do not take more than 2 tablets in 24 hours

  • children under 12 years: ask a doctor

Other information
  • store at 15-30ºC (59-86ºF)

Inactive ingredients

cellulose, corn starch, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate 80, povidone, sodium lauryl sulfate, sodium starch glycolate, titanium dioxide

Questions or comments?

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PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

Tagamet HB 200
Cimetidine Tablets 200 mg/Acid Reducer
Read and retain the important drug interaction
warnings printed on the inside of this carton
50 TABLETS (50 DOSES)

TAGAMET 
cimetidine tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:63029-222
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
CIMETIDINE (CIMETIDINE) CIMETIDINE200 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
POWDERED CELLULOSE 
STARCH, CORN 
HYPROMELLOSES 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
POLYSORBATE 80 
POVIDONES 
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE 
SODIUM STARCH GLYCOLATE TYPE A POTATO 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
Product Characteristics
ColorWHITEScoreno score
ShapeDIAMONDSize13mm
FlavorImprint CodeTAGAMET;200
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:63029-222-021 BLISTER PACK in 1 BOX
16 TABLET in 1 BLISTER PACK
2NDC:63029-222-011 BLISTER PACK in 1 BOX
230 TABLET in 1 BLISTER PACK
3NDC:63029-222-031 BLISTER PACK in 1 BOX
350 TABLET in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
NDANDA02023806/01/2012
Labeler - Medtech Products Inc. (122715688)

 
Medtech Products Inc.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

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