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Cimetidine Information

Cimetidine Benefits & Uses

Cimetidine is used to treat the following -

Cimetidine Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Cimetidine


Cimetidine Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Cimetidine is used -

  1. Headache Common
  2. Dizziness Common
  3. Drowsiness
  4. Infection
  5. Fever Mild
  6. Diarrhoea
  7. Urine Retention
  8. Pancreatic inflammation
  9. Decreased blood pressure
  10. Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils)

Cimetidine Related Warnings

Is the use of Cimetidine safe for pregnant women?


Is the use of Cimetidine safe during breastfeeding?


What is the effect of Cimetidine on the Kidneys?


What is the effect of Cimetidine on the Liver?


What is the effect of Cimetidine on the Heart?


Severe Interaction of Cimetidine with Other Drugs

Cimetidine should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -




      Cimetidine Contraindications

      If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Cimetidine unless your doctor advises you to do so -

      1. Liver Disease
      2. Kidney Disease
      3. Gastric Cancer
      4. Smoking Addiction
      5. Gastrointestinal Bleeding

      Frequently asked Questions about Cimetidine

      Is this Cimetidine habit forming or addictive?


      Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


      Is it safe?

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

      Is it able to treat mental disorders?


      Cimetidine Interactions with Food and Alcohol

      Interaction between Food and Cimetidine


      Interaction between Alcohol and Cimetidine

      This medicine data has been created by -
      Dr. Md Saadullah
      M.Pharma, Other
      0 Years of Experience
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      Vikas Chauhan
      B.Pharma, Other
      1 Years of Experience
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