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Famotidine

Drug Class: Commonly Known As: Category:
Histamine H2 Antagonist

Famotidine - Dosage and How to Use

How should Famotidine be used?

  • ​Do not stop taking your medication without checking with your healthcare professional.
  • You may take this medication with or without food.

What should I do if I miss a dose?

​If you forget to take a dose, take it as soon as you remember. Skip the dose if it is too near to your next dose. Then take your next dose at the usual time. Do not take two doses to make up for the missed dose.

What should I do if I overdose?

Famotidine - Additional Information

​Click here​ for more information on Famotidine used as anti-emetics for post-chemotherapy.

  • Updated on Monday, September 30, 2019
  • Article contributed by PSS National Medication Information Workgroup

    The information provided is not intended as medical advice. Terms of use. Information provided by SingHealth

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