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Pepcid Complete vs. Pepto-Bismol for Heartburn

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Rating: 4 out of 5
Based on 2,039 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 2 out of 5
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Pepcid AC, Acid controller comarketed by Johnson & Johnson and Merck & Co.|Merck, is a combination of the H2-receptor antagonist famotidine (10\n mg) with the antacids calcium carbonate (800\n mg) and magnesium hydroxide (165\n mg). It is administered as... Read more on Wikipedia
Pepto-Bismol is an over-the-counter drug currently produced by the Procter and Gamble company in the United States of America and in Canada to treat minor digestive system upset. Its active ingredient is bismuth subsalicylate. The primary symptoms aided ... Read more on Wikipedia
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January 10, 2014
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What patients are saying about Pepcid Complete vs. Pepto-Bismol

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I did it twice a day for about 10 days. I think it helped...
...c and chewable pepcid complete, suck on them until ...of the terminology) Others use pepto tabs and pepcid complete. I did it twice a day for about 10 days. I think it helped drain things out o...
a pepcid complete. That gave me temporary relief. You may...
...mg) started to work. Try also a pepcid complete. That gave me temporary relief. You may want to ...that trigger acid H-pylori so pepto bismol may give a little...
well. been drinking alot less and that sure has helped...
...but i use tums every other day depending on my diet. then those pepcid complete chewables if its ...ill gulp some pepto as well. been drinking alot less and that sure has helped lol. noth...
gulping Pepto and taking Pepcid Complete and it want cut...
...with food, and I've been gulping Pepto and taking Pepcid Complete and it want cut it...
I've taken pepcid complete chewables, pepto bismol......
...week. I've been taking zofran at least once, ...bone. It's uncomfortable. I've taken pepcid complete chewables, pepto bismol... nothing works (IMG:style_emoticons/default/cry.gif) I've gained...
I have been taking Pepcid Complete and Pepto-Bismol on and...
...abdominal ...are dark and round with a slight smell . There is also a small area right above my belly button that is somewhat tight, but this has been present for years. I have been taking Pepci...
can be taken in conjunction with Pepto-Bismol to help any...
...told Pepcid Complete can be taken in conjunction with Pepto-Bismol to help...
my doctor before taking pepcid complete and that pepcid ac...
...with my doctor before taking pepcid complete and that pepcid ac ...office and see what they say. I also got pepto bismol so if i cant ...and my dauhter could use it (the pepto) my chest st...
I take Pepto before bed and it will work through the night?...
Can I take Pepto before bed and it will ...the night? I thought about Pepcid Complete too. I just want something...
on the go I keep Pepcid Complete chewables in my purse....
...helps...unless you're lactose intolerant. Pepto bismol or Malox help too. Sometimes on the go I keep Pepcid Complete chewables in my...
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