Flushing is found among people who take Pepcid Ac, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ambien, and have Gastrooesophageal reflux disease . We study 3,692 people who have side effects while taking Pepcid ac from FDA and social media. Among them, 28 have Flushing. Find out below who they are, when they have Flushing and more.
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Pepcid ac has active ingredients of famotidine. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Pepcid ac 4,009 users)
Flushing (the warm, red condition of human skin) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 67,547 Flushing patients).
On Oct, 22, 2016
3,692 people reported to have side effects when taking Pepcid Ac.
Among them, 28 people (0.76%) have Flushing
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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