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DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
- adults and children 12 years and older:
- to relieve symptoms, swallow 1 tablet with a glass of water
- to prevent symptoms, swallow 1 tablet with a glass of water right before or any time up to 30 minutes before eating food or drinking beverages that cause heartburn
- do not take more than 2 tablets in 24 hours
- children under 12 years: ask a doctor
- store at 15-30°C (59-86°F)
(in each tablet) Cimetidine 200mg
cellulose, corn starch, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate 80, povidone, sodium lauryl sulfate, sodium starch glycolate, titanium dioxide
Keep out of reach of children.
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Medtech Products Inc. Revised: 2014This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Last reviewed on RxList: 9/26/2016
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