Review: Pepcid Ac and Alcohol drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Pepcid Ac and Alcohol. It is created by eHealthMe based on 32 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Pepcid ac (latest outcomes from 3,267 users) has active ingredients of famotidine. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Alcohol (latest outcomes from 5,702 users) has active ingredients of alcohol. It is often used in stress and anxiety.
On Feb, 27, 2014: 32 people who reported to have interactions when taking Pepcid Ac, Alcohol are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Pepcid Ac (famotidine)
- Alcohol (alcohol)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Pepcid Ac, Alcohol:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||5|
|Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (stomach contents (food or liquid) leak backwards from the stomach into the oesophagus)||4|
|Sepsis (a severe blood infection that can lead to organ failure and death)||4|
|Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)||4|
|Caecitis (inflammation of the cecum)||4|
|Colitis Ischaemic (due to infection of intestine impaired blood supply to colon)||4|
|Headache (pain in head)||3|
|Drug Effect Decreased||3|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Pepcid Ac, Alcohol:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
How effective are the drugs:
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer
- Crohn's disease
- Neuropathy peripheral
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Pepcid Ac (famotidine) is often used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease. Alcohol (alcohol) is often used to treat stress and anxiety. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Pepcid ac is used in:
- Alcohol is used in:
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By Terri1962: I have a peptic ulcer and my blood pressure goes up and down is this normal .i usually have prefect blood pressure. what is causing this to happen.
I have been on a bland diet for a peptic ulcer last night i tried to eat regular food and my blood pressure spiked up to 158/107 for just a few mins and came down but it has been going up and down. Is this normal?
- By Sannystac07: What acid reducing meds increase blood levels of subutex?
I am aware that Tagament increases Subutex blood levels but what about other acid reducing meds? I take 12mg Subutex daily and I don't want to overdose because I took something to help acid reflux.
- By Robert Berger: Is pepcid ac a trigger for gout
Last week I started taking a pepcid ac on the fifth day I started to have gout symptoms. Now, a week later, after I stopped using the pepcid ac the gout symptoms are going away. I want to know is pepcid ac a know trigger for gout. I know aspirin is and I had the same sort of gout symptoms a few ...
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