Axid Drug Information
Axid® (nizatidine), which is available both over the counter (OTC) and by prescription, is a medicine licensed to treat several conditions related to the esophagus, stomach, and intestines. Some specific uses of Axid include the treatment of:
Axid reduces the amount of acid the stomach produces by blocking a specific kind of histamine receptor. It comes in both tablet and capsule form; typically, it is taken once or twice a day. Axid is not right for everyone, so it's important to go over the drug's safety information before starting treatment. For example, consult your healthcare provider if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or have any kidney problems.
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