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Famotidine (Famotidine)

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There is no brand product of Famotidine.

Generic Equivalent of Famotidine
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Type: drug type
Product: Famotidine
Manufacturer: Generic
Country: Canada
Dosage: 20 mg
Type: drug type
Product: Famotidine
Manufacturer: Generic
Country: Canada
Dosage: 40 mg

Famotidine Information

reviewed by Dr. HaVy Ngo, Pharmacist on 12/11/2023 3:26:18 PM.

Famotidine Details (Brand and Generic) offers the generic Famotidine from Canada. The brand version is not available. Our customers may also purchase other ulcer/GERD medications such as Aciphex and Nexium.


The generic Famotidine is available in the strength of 20 mg and 40 mg tablets.


Famotidine is a prescription medication used to treat and prevent ulcers in the stomach and intestines. This medication is also used to treat conditions like Zollinger-Ellison syndrome. Famotidine is also used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and other conditions of acid reflux that cause heartburn. Famotidine is known as a histamine-2 blocker. It works by decreasing the amount of acid produced by the stomach.

Side Effects and Precautions

Stop using the medication and get medical care if you have an allergic reaction. Signs of an allergic reaction may include difficulty breathing, hives (rash on your body), swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat—If you experience any of these symptoms, please call 911 or seek emergency medical care at the nearest emergency room (ER).

The common side effects of Famotidine may include constipation or diarrhea, dizziness, and headache. Stop using this medication and call your doctor right away if you have any of the serious side effects such as:
• A seizure;
• Confusion, hallucinations, agitation;
• Fast or pounding heartbeats;
• Lack of energy, sudden dizziness;
• Unexplained muscle pain, tenderness or weakness;
• Unusual tiredness and dark colored urine

The above information is a summary and may not contain all the side effect information. If you still have questions about side effects, you should talk to your doctor or pharmacist so they can address all your concerns.

Warnings and Interactions

You should not use Famotidine if you are allergic to it or to similar medications such as ranitidine, cimetidine, or nizatidine. Before you start taking this medication, tell your doctor about your medical history especially if you have ever had:
• Liver or kidney disease;
Long QT syndrome;
• Stomach cancer

Do not drink alcohol while taking this medication; it can increase the risk of damage to your stomach. Avoid taking other stomach acid reducers unless advised by your doctor. Tell your doctor about all the medications you take including prescription, OTC, herbal supplements and vitamins. There may be a drug interaction between Famotidine and other medications such as dasatinib, cefditoren, delavirdine, fosamprenavir, etc. Not all possible drug interactions are listed here. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist about any questions regarding drug interactions that you may have. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.

Questions and Answers

Why is Famotidine more affordable from Canada than the United States?

In general, all drug prices, not only Famotidine, are more affordable to order from Canada because the price of both the brand and generic medication is regulated by the government. Also, since we established in 2006, our vision is to provide safe and affordable medication to people in the US.

Is it safe to buy Famotidine from your pharmacy?

Our products are sourced only from facilities certified by authorities in the countries we import them from. has a rigorous process for selecting our partners, so that you, our customer, get the safest medicine. We are also a Certified Canadian Pharmacy that adheres to the requirements imposed by the Province of British Columbia.

How much does Famotidine cost in Canada?

At our pharmacy, the cost of Famotidine 20 mg starts at $51.99 and Famotidine 40 mg starts at $81.99 for 100 tablets.

How much is the shipping?

Our shipping fee is a flat rate of $10.00 per order. Our pharmacy focuses on getting you the lowest prices on high quality products.

How do I order from your pharmacy?

Ordering Famotidine from us is very simple. You can place the order online or call Customer Service at 1866.920.3784. For additional information or for the ordering process, visit our How to Order page.

Are your Famotidine prices competitive?

Yes, we are proud to offer some of the most competitive prices across Canadian pharmacies. In some cases, we might be able to either match or beat our competitors' prices. Please call our friendly customer service at 1866.920.3784.

Is there a limit on how many Famotidine tablets I am allowed to order at one time? can only dispense a maximum of a three month supply of Famotidine at one time, as per your doctor's prescription.

Can I buy Famotidine over the counter from you?

No, Famotidine requires a valid prescription from your doctor. We do not sell this product without a valid prescription.

Do you ship to the United States?

Yes, we do. It usually takes between 7 and 18 business days to receive your order from our pharmacy.

Is there a generic for Famotidine?

Yes, there is a generic alternative for this product, called Famotidine.

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