Active Ingredient(s): Cimetidine
FDA Approved: * August 16, 1977
Category: Ulcer

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Tagamet Overview

Cimetidine, sold under the brand name Tagamet among others, is a histamine H2 receptor antagonist that inhibits stomach acid production.[1][7][8] It is mainly used in the treatment of heartburn and peptic ulcers.[1][8][9] The development of longer-acting H2 receptor antagonists with fewer drug interactions and adverse effects, such as ranitidine and famotidine, decreased the use of cimetidine, and ...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cimetidine

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Injection: 1200mg/250ml, 150mg/ml, 300mg, 300mg/2ml, 300mg/50ml, 900mg/250ml
  • Solution: 200mg/20ml, 300mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 100mg, 200mg, 300mg, 400mg, 800mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Tagamet: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0135-0148 Tagamet Hb 200 mg Oral Tablet by Glaxosmithkline Consumer Healthcare Lp
  • 63029-222 Tagamet Hb 200 mg Oral Tablet by Medtech Products Inc.

Other drugs which contain Cimetidine or a similar ingredient: (1 result)