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Your child needs to take the medicine called famotidine (say: fa-MOE-ti-deen). This information sheet explains what famotidine does, how to give it, and what side effects or problems your child may have when they take this medicine.

Disclaimer: The information in this Family Med-aid is accurate at the time of printing. It provides a summary of information about and does not contain all possible information about this medicine. Not all side effects are listed. If you have any questions or want more information about , speak to your healthcare provider. 

Last updated: July 29th 2023