PO- Adult- The recommended dose is 40mgday. Child- The recommended dose is 0.5 mgkgday at bedtime. It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food. It also comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into the vein.
How it works
Famotidine helps avoid harm to the GI (gastrointestinal) tract caused by stomach acid or infection.
Common side effects
Feeling dizzy. Rise slowly over a few minutes when sitting or lying down. Be careful climbing. Headache. Loose stools (diarrhea).