Cimetidine

 
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Without a Prescription

Cimetidine is prescribed to patients who are suffering from:
- Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD);
- Other stomach disorders;
- Ulcer;

Contraindications

You must inform your doctor if you are suffering from:
- A very weak immune system;
- Bone marrow suppression;
- Chronic lung disorders (such as asthma);
- Diabetes;
- Kidney disease;
- Liver disease;

Overdose

The regular Cimetidine overdose symptoms sometimes include:
- Abnormal weakness;
- Confusion;
- Diarrhea;
- Fainting;
- Nausea;
- Vomiting;

Side Effects

Cimetidine's dangerous side effects are:
- Weakness;
- Urinating less than normally;
- Rashes;
- Light-headed;
- Jaundice (yellowing of eyes or of the skin);
- Irregular heartbeat;
- Fever;
- Feeling faint;
- Disoriented;
- Cough;
- Confused;
- Chest congestion;
- Breathing trouble;
- Blistering or red skin rash;
- Abnormal bleeding or bruising;

Other less severe side effects are:
- Agitated or depressed;
- Breast tenderness or swelling (in men);
- Constipation;
- Diarrhea;
- Feeling dizzy;
- Headache;
- Muscle or joint pain;
- Nausea;
- Skin rash;

Drug Interactions

You should inform your doctor if you are following a treatment with any of these medicines:
- Theophylline (such as Slo-Bid Theo-Dur Bronkodyl);
- Propranolol (Inderal);
- Phenytoin (Dilantin);
- Nortripytyline (Aventyl);
- Nifedipine (Adalat);
- Metronidazole (Flagyl);
- Lidocaine (Xylocaine);
- Imipramine (Tofranil);
- Diazepam (Valium);
- Desipramine (Norpramin);
- Clomipramine (Anafranil);
- Chlordiazepoxide (Librium);
- Blood thinners (such as Coumadin or Warfarin);
- Amitriptyline (Elavil);
Without Prescription (2017)