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ACID CONTROLLER (famotidine) tablet
[Walgreen Company]


Category DEA Schedule Marketing Status
HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL Abbreviated New Drug Application
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Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Famotidine 20 mg

Purpose

Acid reducer

Uses

relieves heartburn associated with acid indigestion and sour stomach
prevents heartburn associated with acid indigestion and sour stomach brought on by eating or drinking certain food and beverages

Warnings

Allergy alert: Do not use if you are allergic to famotidine or other acid reducers

Do not use

if you have trouble or pain swallowing food, vomiting with blood, or bloody or black stools. These may be signs of a serious condition. See your doctor.
if you have kidney disease, except under the advice and supervision of a doctor
with other acid reducers

Ask a doctor before use if you have

had heartburn over 3 months. This may be a sign of a more serious condition.
heartburn with lightheadedness, sweating, or dizziness
chest pain or shoulder pain with shortness of breath; sweating; pain spreading to arms, neck or shoulders; or lightheadedness
frequent chest pain
frequent wheezing, particularly with heartburn
unexplained weight loss
nausea or vomiting
stomach pain

Stop use and ask a doctor if

your heartburn continues or worsens
you need to take this product for more than 14 days

If pregnant or breast-feeding,

ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Directions

adults and children 12 years and over:
to relieve symptoms, swallow 1 tablet with a glass of water. Do not chew.
to prevent symptoms, swallow 1 tablet with a glass of water at any time from 10 to 60 minutes before eating food or drinking beverages that cause heartburn
do not use more than 2 tablets in 24 hours
children under 12 years: ask a doctor

Other information

read the directions and warnings before use
keep the carton. It contains important information.
store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)
protect from moisture and light

Inactive ingredients

carnauba wax, colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, lactose (monohydrate), magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol, talc, and titanium dioxide

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MAXIMUM STRENGTH

ACID CONTROLLER

Famotidine Tablets, 20 mg / Acid Reducer

Just one tablet prevents & relieves heartburn due to acid indigestion

Actual Size

Compare to Maximum Strength Pepcid® AC active ingredient

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ACID CONTROLLER 
famotidine tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUG LABELItem Code (Source)NDC:0363-0701
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
FAMOTIDINE (FAMOTIDINE) FAMOTIDINE20 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CARNAUBA WAX 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM 
LACTOSE MONOHYDRATE 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
POLYVINYL ALCOHOL 
TALC 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
Product Characteristics
ColorWHITEScoreno score
ShapeCAPSULESize8mm
FlavorImprint Code L194
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
1NDC:0363-0701-711 in 1 CARTON
150 in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:0363-0701-721 in 1 CARTON
260 in 1 BOTTLE
3NDC:0363-0701-011 in 1 CARTON
385 in 1 BOTTLE
4NDC:0363-0701-025 in 1 CARTON
45 in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
ANDAANDA07735109/26/2006
Labeler - Walgreen Company (008965063)

Revised: 9/2012
 
Walgreen Company

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