Review: how effective is Famotidine for Acid reflux?
(By eHealthMe on Jul, 23, 2014)
Overall ratings: 3.2/5
Long term ratings: 3.1/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Famotidine (famotidine) is for Acid reflux. The study is based on 132 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Famotidine
Famotidine (latest outcomes from 22,412 users) has active ingredients of famotidine. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Acid reflux (latest reports from 45,115 patients) is typically treated by Omeprazole, Nexium, Prilosec, Prevacid, Protonix, Prilosec Otc.
On Jul, 23, 2014: 132 people are studied for taking Famotidine in Acid reflux
Famotidine effectiveness for Acid reflux (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Famotidine for Acid reflux * :
|Acid reflux||57.58%||42.42% |
Age of people who take Famotidine for Acid reflux * :
|Acid reflux||0.00%||0.00%||2.27%||9.85%||18.18%||25.00%||26.52%||18.18% |
Who find Famotidine more effective for Acid reflux?
Gender of people who find Famotidine more effective * :
|Acid reflux||61.36%||38.64% |
Age of people who find Famotidine more effective * :
|Acid reflux||0.00%||0.00%||2.27%||11.36%||15.91%||36.36%||13.64%||20.45% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Coughing is severe often to the point that things go black and there is a ringing in my ears. I have never passed out, though I often think I may. I have allergies and my coughing onset is usually due to aspiration of food drink or sinus drainage. Sometimes It begins with a sharp tickle in my larynx.
From this study (5 months ago):
have anxiety, abdominal and back pains, and sour stomach feelings, and fatigue
From this study (5 months ago):
I also am hyperthyroid and have been having heart pounding and check pressure and am trying to narrow down if this is medication, GERD, Hyperthyroidism, or something else. Had EKG, blood pressure, and check X-ray. All normal.
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