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Synonyms for Pepcid

a histamine blocker (trade name Pepcid) used to treat peptic ulcers and gastritis and esophageal reflux

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McNeil Consumer Healthcare remained the largest brand owner in digestive remedies in 2015 with a 22% value share, with brands such as Imodium, Pepcid and Lactaid, each of which is the leading brand in its respective category: diarrhoeal remedies, H2 blockers and digestive enzymes respectively.
Researchers compared fracture rates among women between ages 40 and 64 who were taking SSRIs for menopause symptoms and women who were taking medications for heartburn or indigestion (H2 blockers such as Zantac and Pepcid, or proton pump inhibitors such as Prilosec, Prevacid, and Nexium).
Upon completion, J&J will own the joint venture's assets, including the exclusive rights to market OTC Pepcid, Mylanta, Mylicon, other local OTC brands and a manufacturing facility in Lancaster, PA.
The transaction does not involve Mercka[euro](tm)s rights to the Pepcid brand outside the US and Canada.
If you can't control GERD through diet, your doctor may recommend medications, such as Pepcid, Zantac, Prilosec, or Aciphex, but be aware that there are interactions and side effects with these drugs.
The plant produces medicines for heartburn like Pepcid and Mylanta.
(Mumbai) received approval for a generic version of Merck & Co.'s oral suspension version of the heartburn drug Pepcid. Pepcid for oral suspension had annual sales of about $29 million for the 12 months ended in March 2010, Lupin said.
In a study published in the July 6, 2009, issue of The Lancet, 404 patients taking 75 to 325 mg of aspirin daily were randomized to famotidine (Pepcid) or placebo twice daily.
The text suffers from editorial inattention; glitches like the chronic use of "Pepsid" for "Pepcid" can be irritating.
The agency is recommending the use of the [H.sub.2] blockers ranitidine (Zantac), famotidine (Pepcid), and nizatidine (Axid.) for reducing stomach acid in patients on clopidogrel.
He held three senior leadership positions with ARAMARK over a period of five years, during which he delivered significant financial and operational results while directing strategies involving thousands of employees.In addition to serving as president of ARAMARK Healthcare, Carpenter worked for 11 years at Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiary McNeil Consumer & Specialty Pharmaceuticals, where he held marketing positions of increasing responsibility for such leading brands as Tylenol, Motrin, Pepcid AC and St.
Non-PPI heartburn drugs that include Zantac, Pepcid, Axid and Tagamet didn't have this effect in previous research and showed little correlation in this one.
Many commonly used OTC medicines such as the Equate-brand versions of popular drugs like Zantac, Pepcid and Claritin are priced at $4.
The ObGyn diagnosed an upper respiratory infection, prescribed Reglan, Pepcid, and Tussin, and asked her to return in 3 weeks.