Maximum Strength Pepcid AC provides fast-acting prevention and relief of heartburn associated with acid indigestion and sour stomach. These acid-controlling tablets contain famotidine, a known acid reducer that helps control heartburn brought on by eating or drinking certain food and beverages. Keep a package in your bag or at your desk for easy access to treat on-the-go acid indigestion.
Active ingredient (in each tablet) - famotidine 20 mg.
Do not use with other acid reducers. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you have heartburn with light headedness, sweating and dizziness, chest or shoulder pain with shortness of breath, sweating, pain spreading to arms or neck, or light headedness, difficulty swallowing or continuous stomach pain, unexplained weight loss, severe vomiting, or choking.
Adults and children 12 years and over; for relief of symptoms, take 1 tablet at onset of symptoms. For prevention of symptoms, take 1 tablet 10-15 minutes before eating. Do not take more than 1 tablet at a time. Swallow the tablet whole with a glass of water. Do not take more than 2 tablets in 24 hours.