Tarde name – Ascriptin, Axid, Pepcid, Tagamet, Zantac

Dosage Forms and Strengths

Capsule, extended release: Ascriptin 375 mg

Tablet: Ascriptin 75 mg, 150 mg

Injection: Ascriptin 25 mg/mL

Ascriptin is an effective medication for treating heartburn, ulcers, and other conditions. It works by decreasing the amount of acid produced in the stomach. Ascriptin is available over-the-counter (OTC) and by prescription.

Ascriptin is a histamine H2 blocker. It works by reducing the amount of acid produced in the stomach. Ascriptin is available as an over-the-counter (OTC) and prescription medication.

Ascriptin OTC is used to treat heartburn and indigestion. Ascriptin prescription is used to treat ulcers, GERD, and other conditions.

Ascriptin side effects may include:

headache,

dizziness,

nausea, or

diarrhea.

If you experience any of these side effects, stop taking Ascriptin and call your doctor immediately. Ascriptin can also interact with other medications. Be sure to tell your doctor about all the medications you take, including OTC and herbal medications.

Ascriptin is an effective medication for treating heartburn, ulcers, and other conditions. If you experience any side effects, stop taking Ascriptin and call your doctor immediately. Ascriptin can also interact with other medications, so be sure to tell your doctor about all the medications you take.

Dosage and Administration

Ascriptin OTC is available as a 75 mg tablet. The recommended dose is one tablet four times daily, taken with meals and at bedtime. Ascriptin prescription is available as a 75 mg and 150 mg tablet. The recommended dose is one tablet four times daily, taken 30 minutes before meals and at bedtime.

For the treatment of ulcers, the recommended dose is two tablets four times daily for eight weeks.

Side Effects

The most common side effects of Ascriptin are headache, dizziness, nausea, and diarrhea. If you experience any of these side effects, stop taking Ascriptin and call your doctor immediately.

Warnings and Precautions

Ascriptin may cause dizziness. Do not drive or operate heavy machinery until you know how Ascriptin affects you.

Ascriptin may interact with other medications. Be sure to tell your doctor about all the medications you take, including OTC and herbal medications.

Pharmacokinetics

Ascriptin is rapidly and almost completely absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract. It is extensively metabolized in the liver to inactive metabolites. The mean elimination half-life is 2 hours. It works by decreasing the amount of acid produced in the stomach. Ascriptin is available over-the-counter (OTC) and by prescription.

Interaction

Ascriptin may interact with other medications. Be sure to tell your doctor about all the medications you take, including OTC and herbal medications.