Generic prescription Axid is available in 150 mg and 300 mg tablets. A generic oral solution is also available. There are currently no generic versions of Axid AR. A number of companies manufacture generic Axid, including Eon Labs, Teva Pharmaceuticals, and Par Pharmaceutical.
Axid® (nizatidine) is a medication that has been licensed to treat several conditions of the esophagus, stomach, and intestines. It is part of a class of drugs known as H-2 blockers. Axid is available both over the counter and by prescription.
Prescription Axid capsules are made by Reliant Pharmaceuticals, while prescription Axid® Oral Solution is made by Braintree Laboratories. Over-the-counter Axid® AR is made by Whitehall-Robins. The patents for Axid capsules and Axid AR tablets have expired; however, there are no generic over-the-counter Axid AR tablets currently available.
Generic prescription Axid is available in the following strengths:
- Nizatidine 150 mg tablets
- Nizatidine 300 mg tablets
- Nizatidine 15 mg per mL oral solution.
Generic Axid is made by the following companies:
- Teva Pharmaceuticals
- Ivax Pharmaceuticals
- Eon Labs
- Mylan Pharmaceuticals
- Watson Pharmaceuticals
- Par Pharmaceutical
- UDL Laboratories I
- Dr. Reddy's Laboratories
- Apotex Corp.
- Amneal Pharmaceuticals.
Talk with your pharmacist if you are interested in more information about the makers of generic Axid.