Pepcid Complete Acid Acid Reducer + Antacid Cool Mint Chewable Tablets - 25 CT
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Directions: Adults and children 12 years and over: Do not swallow tablet whole: chew completely. To relieve symptoms, chew 1 tablet before swallowing. Do not use more than 2 chewable tablets in 24 hours. Children under 12 years: ask a doctor. Other information: Each tablet contains: calcium 321 mg; magnesium 71 mg. Read the directions and warnings before use. Read the bottle label. It contains important information. Store at 20 degrees -30 degrees C (68 degrees - 86 degrees F). Protect from moisture. Tips for managing heartburn: Do not lie flat or bend over soon after eating. Do not eat late at night, or just before bedtime. Certain foods or drinks are more likely to cause heartburn, such as rich, spicy, fatty, and fried foods, chocolate, caffeine, alcohol, and even some fruits and vegetables. Eat slowly and do not eat big meals. If you are overweight, lose weight. If you smoke, quit smoking. Raise the head of your bed. Wear loose fitting clothing around your stomach.
DescriptionPepcid® Complete Dual Action Acid Reducer + Antacid Cool Mint Flavor Chewable Tablets. Just one tablet! Relieves heartburn due to acid indigestion. 25.
Other DescriptionFor complete directions and warnings. A non-prescription stomach medicine Pepcid complete combines an acid reducer (famotidine) with antacids (calcium carbonate and magnesium hydroxide) to relieve heartburn in two different ways: acid reducers decrease the production of new stomach acid; antacids neutralize acid that is already in the stomach. The active ingredients in Pepcid complete have been used for years to treat acid-related problems in millions of people safely and effectively. Just 1 tablet relieves heartburn due to acid indigestion. Shown actual size. Excess acid: a burning problem: It is normal for the stomach to produce acid, especially after consuming food and beverages. However, acid in the stomach may move up into the wrong place (the esophagus), causing burning pain and discomfort that interfere with everyday activities. Heartburn-caused by acid in the esophagus. Burning pain/discomfort in esophagus. A valve-like muscle called the lower esophageal sphincter (LES) is relaxed in an open position. Acid moves up from stomach. Use: Relieves heartburn associated with acid indigestion and sour stomach. Questions? 1-800-755-4008 (English) or 1-888-466-8746 (Spanish). Free Pepcid complete offer (mail in offer. See details inside). Questions or comments? Please call 1-800-755-4008 (English) or 1-888-466-8746 (Spanish) for more information and a guide on how to help control heartburn. ® registered trademark of Merck & Co., Inc. Pepcid the acid reducing benefits of Pepcid AC + Antacid, the neutralizing benefits of antacids = Pepcid complete, combined in a single chewable tablet.
IngredientsActive Ingredients (in each chewable tablet) - Purpose. Famotidine 10mg - Acid Reducer. Calcium Carbonate 800mg - Antacid. Magnesium Hydroxide 165mg - Antacid. Inactive Ingredients: Cellulose Acetate, Corn Starch, Dextrates, Flavors, Hydroxypropyl Cellulose, Hypromellose, Lactose, Magnesium Stearate, Pregelatinized Starch, Red Iron Oxide, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Sugar.
WarningsDo not use if printed foil seal under bottle cap is open or torn.
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.
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.
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are presently taking a prescription drug antacids may interact with certain prescription drugs.
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.
DistributorJohnson & Johnson Merck Consumer Pharmaceuticals Co
Fort Washington, PA 19034 USA