Were you looking for more information about Cimetidine? Cemitidine is a common misspelling of cimetidine.
Cimetidine (Tagamet®) is a medication that can be prescribed to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease, ulcers, and pathological hypersecretory conditions. An over-the-counter version of the drug is also available to treat indigestion, heartburn, and sour stomach. Both forms reduce acid production by blocking histamine in the stomach. Cimetidine comes in tablet form and is typically taken one to four times daily. Consult your healthcare provider before taking the drug if you have kidney problems, liver problems, or any allergies.
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