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CONTROLS ACID UP TO 12 HOURS
WORKS IN ONE DOSE
STARTS TO WORK IN MINUTES*
*STARTS TO RELIEVE HEARTBURN IN 15-30 MINUTES
PEPCID® is a histamine-2 blocker (H2 blocker) with the active ingredient famotidine that helps relieve heartburn by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach.
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