Drug Information for Hy-Vee Acid Reducer Drug Facts (HyVee Inc): 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.
    • 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.

  • Drug Information Provided by National Library of Medicine (NLM).