Pepcid AC Acid Reducer Tablets

Pepcid AC Acid Reducer Tablets


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  • Can prevent heartburn before it starts*
  • Maximum strength acid reducer
  • Works when taken as little as 10 minutes before an evening meal*
  • 1 tablet controls acid all day or all night**
  • *Prevents heartburn if taken 10 to 60 minutes before a meal.**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.

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Just one tablet prevents and relieves heartburn due to acid indigestion.
Read the directions and warnings before use.
Keep the carton and package insert.  They contain important information.

  • Adults and Children 12 years and older:
    • to relieve symptoms, swallow 1 tablet with water.  Do not chew.
    • to prevent symptoms,swallow 1 tablet with a glass of water  at any time from 10 to 60 minutes before eating food or drinking beverages that cause heartburn.
    • do not use more than 2 tablets in 24 hours
  • children under 12 years:  ask a doctor

Keep the carton.  It contains important information

Store at 20°-30°C (68°-86°F)

Protect from moisture


Allergy Warning:  Do not use if you are allergic to Pepcid AC (famotidine) or other acid reducers.

  • Do not take the maximum daily dosage (2 tablets) for more than 2 weeks continuously except under the advice and supervision of a doctor.

Do not use

  • with other acid reducers.
  • If you have trouble or pain swallowing food, vomiting with blood, or bloody or black stools.

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
  • stomach pain

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.

Do not use if the individual blister unit is open or torn.


  • For relief of heartburn, acid indigestion, and sour stomach.
  • For prevention of these symptoms brought on by eating or drinking certain food and beverages.
Active Ingredients:

Famotidine (20 mg)Acid Reducer

Inactive Ingredients

Carnauba (Copernicia Cerifera) Wax , Hydroxypropyl Cellulose , Hypromellose , Magnesium Stearate , Microcrysalline cellulose , Pregelatinized Starch , Talc , Titanium Dioxide

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size : 1 Tablet
Amount Per Serving % Daily value

©Merck & Co.

Additional information

Weight 1 oz
Dimensions 1.48 × 4 × 3.54 in