Pepcid Complete

Pepcid complete relieves heartburn with an antacid and a long acting acid reducer. For best results, make sure to chew tablets before swallowing.

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Pepcid Complete Overview

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Pepcid Complete is an over the counter medication used to relieve heartburn associated with acid indigestion in adults and children over 12 years of age.

Pepcid Complete contains 3 ingredients: famotidine, calcium carbonate, and magnesium hydroxide. Calcium carbonate and magnesium hydroxide belong to a group of drugs called antacids. These work by neutralizing the acid in your stomach. Famotidine belongs to a group of drugs called H2 blocker. These work by decreasing the amount of acid produced in the stomach. 

This medication comes in a chewable tablet form and is taken daily and should not take more than 2 in 24 hours.

Common side effects of Pepcid Complete include headache, dizziness and constipation.

 

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  • Other
  • Constipation
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Dyspepsia
  • Esophagitis, Peptic
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux
  • Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
  • Heartburn
  • Helicobacter Infections
  • Hypocalcemia
  • Kidney Failure, Chronic
  • Magnesium Deficiency
  • Metabolic Diseases
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis, Postmenopausal
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  • Urticaria
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Pepcid Complete consists of multiple generic medications. The generic medications are listed below.

Calcium Carbonate

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Famotidine

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Magnesium Hydroxide

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Pepcid Complete Drug Class

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