Hyperacidity, GERD, and ulcers:

Indications for: PEPCID AC

Prevention and relief of heartburn, acid indigestion, sour stomach.

Adult Dosage:

Take with water. 10–20mg once or twice daily as needed; max 40mg/day. Prevention: take 15–60mins before ingesting problematic food/drinks.

Children Dosage:

<12yrs: not recommended.

PEPCID AC Warnings/Precautions:

Renal disease. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.

See Also:

PEPCID AC Classification:

H2 blocker.

PEPCID AC Interactions:

Do not use with other acid reducers (eg, H2 blockers, acid pump inhibitors). Calcium: reduces absorption of tetracyclines, possibly other drugs.

How Supplied:

Tabs 10mg—30, 60, 75, 90; Tabs 20mg—8, 25, 50, 75; Complete—4, 8, 25, 50, 100