Pepcid Dual Action Complete, 100 Chewable Tablets
- USD: $ 25.99
- Famotidine 10 mg.
- Calcium Carbonate 800 mg.
- Magnesium Hydroxide 165 mg.
- Prevents and Relieves Heartburn
- Berry Flavor
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WHAT EXACTLY IS HEARTBURN?
- Neutralizes the existing stomach acid
- Doesn’t stop your stomach from making more acid
- Starts working in seconds
- May last 20-30 minutes per dose
ABOUT H2 BLOCKERS (PEPCID):
- Lowers the amount of acid your stomach produces
- Blocks the histamine receptors in your stomach that are responsible for triggering acid production
- Starts to work in 15 minutes
- Lasts all day or all night1
ABOUT PROTON PUMP INHIBITORS (PPIs):
- Works by shutting down pumps that release acid into your stomach
- Not intended for immediate relief
- May take 1-4 days to become fully effective
- Requires a daily dosing regimen
- 1 Based on 9-hour acid control studies during the day and 12-hour acid control studies during the night. Acid control does not imply symptom relief.
- 2 Prevents heartburn if taken 15 to 60 minutes before a meal.