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Famotidine by HEB

Dosage form: tablet, film coated
Ingredients: FAMOTIDINE 20mg
Labeler: HEB
NDC Code: 37808-036

Drug Facts

ACTIVE INGREDIENT (IN EACH TABLET)

Famotidine, USP 20 mg

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 food and beverages

WARNINGS

Allergy alert: Do not use if you are allergic to famotidine or other acid reducers

Do not use
  • with other acid reducers
  • if you have kidney disease, except under the advice and supervision of a doctor
  • 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.

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

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 (1-800-222-1222).

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

INACTIVE INGREDIENTS

Colloidal silicon dioxide, hydroxypropyl cellulose, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol 400, pregelatinized starch, talc, titanium dioxide

QUESTIONS?

Call 1-800-406-7984

PATIENT INFORMATION
  • JUST ONE TABLET prevents and relieves heartburn due to acid indigestion brought on by eating and drinking certain foods and beverages.
  • TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF THE CARTON OR PRINTED FOIL UNDER CAP IS OPEN OR TORN.

Tips for Managing Heartburn

  • Do not lie flat or bend over after eating
  • Do not wear tight-fitting clothing around the stomach
  • Do not eat before bedtime
  • Raise the head of your bed
  • Avoid heartburn-causing foods such as rich, spicy, fatty or fried foods, chocolate, caffeine, alcohol, and certain fruits and vegetables
  • Eat slowly and avoid big meals
  • If overweight, lose weight
  • Quit smoking

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 20 mg Tablet Bottle Carton

Compare to Maximum Strength Pepcid AC®
active ingredient

NDC 37808-036-50

H-E-B®

Maximum Strength
Acid Controller
Famotidine Tablets, USP 20 mg

Acid Reducer

Just One Tablet
Prevents & Relieves Heartburn
Due to Acid Indigestion

actual size

50 TABLETS

FAMOTIDINE 
famotidine tablet, film coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:37808-036
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
FAMOTIDINE (FAMOTIDINE) FAMOTIDINE20 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
SILICON DIOXIDE 
HYDROXYPROPYL CELLULOSE (1200000 MW) 
HYPROMELLOSE, UNSPECIFIED 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED 
STARCH, CORN 
TALC 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
Product Characteristics
ColorpinkScoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize8mm
FlavorImprint Code035
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:37808-036-261 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
125 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:37808-036-501 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
250 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
ANDAANDA09028304/09/2014
Labeler - HEB (007924756)
Registrant - Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc. (937890044)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Ohm Laboratories Inc.184769029manufacture(37808-036)

 
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Medically reviewed on May 11, 2018

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