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We were having a hard time with pills for taffy, With this liquid, IT is so much easier and she really does not mind taking it! It was premeasured and the system to use is VERY easy! THANKS!! Taffy is feeling better!
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Susan
Posted 2 months ago
Posted 2 months ago
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My vet advised to start 1/4 of the 10mg tablet Pepcid once a day. What would be the equivalent dose in a liquid suspension of famotidine? Is 0.1ml of 20mg/ml twice a day the same dosage and is that available.
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John
Posted 3 months ago
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What is the shelf life of the Liquid compound famotidine?
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Carla
Posted 4 months ago
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is this a liquid or pill form?
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Shortround
Posted 1 year ago
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It say for dogs and cats Famotidine 20MG but don't say for human.
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Thank you for your question. All of our products offered will be specific to pets only. We do not dispense prescription medication for humans.
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Crystal RPTechnician
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Lorraine
Posted 1 year ago
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I am a human and was prescribed this by my doctor. I didn't say anything in my reading that it was okay for a human it only mentioned cats and dogs. Is this right to take if you are a human?
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Dewey
Posted 2 years ago
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Does this come with a syringe?
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Thank you for your question. Yes, this medication does come with a syringe.
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Bandit
Posted 4 years ago
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Vet prescribed 1/4 tab of a 20mg pill. So assuming 5mg would be dose, how many doses in a 15ml bottle? Cat weighs 8lbs
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A 15 ml bottle of famotidine 5mg/ml liquid will provide 15 doses.
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Lisa M
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simonsmom
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Super confused as to why you're asking me vet information during check out to contact vet when it says that a prescription is not needed.
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Thank you for your question. While the Famotidine tablets do not require a prescription https://www.1800petmeds.com/Famotidine-prod11171.html. The Famotidine Compounded liquid does require a prescription.
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What is Famotidine Compounded?

Famotidine Compounded is a prescription medication used in dogs to reduce the amount of stomach acid being produced. Although Famotidine is not FDA-approved for use in veterinary medicine, it is a commonly accepted practice for veterinarians to prescribe this medication for dogs. Compounding is beneficial in instances where a specific dosage is unavailable or in different forms to make it easier to dose your pet. Famotidine Compounded requires a prescription from your veterinarian.

For:

Dogs

Benefits:

  • Useful in the treatment and prevention of gastric (stomach) and intestinal ulcers
  • Helps heal ulcers that are already present

How it Works:

Famotidine blocks H-2 receptors from secreting gastric acids into the stomach. Blocking these receptors prevents ulcers from forming and also helps present ulcers time to heal.

Cautions:

Famotidine should be used with caution in pets that are pregnant or pets with heart, kidney, or liver disease.

Famotidine Compounded Directions:

  • Please speak to your veterinarian for proper dosage instructions.
Tip:

Give this medication on an empty stomach.

Famotidine Compounded Dosage:

Famotidine Compounded Dosage for Dogs/Puppies
Weight Dosage
All weights The common dosage is 0.22 mg-0.44 mg per pound every 12-24 hours
Famotidine Compounded Dosage for Cats
Cats
Do not use!
Famotidine Compounded Dosage for Horses
Horses
Do not use!

Storage:

Should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and light.

What is a Compounded Medication?

A compounded medication is the creation of a particular medication to fit the unique needs of a patient, including changing the form of the medication (e.g., from a solid pill to a liquid) for a variety reasons (e.g., to make it easier to take, to avoid a non-essential ingredient, to obtain the exact dose needed, adding favorite flavors).

If you are having difficulty giving your pet prescribed medication or need to find a discontinued medication, 1-800-PetMeds offers compounding services on select medications. We can prepare the following: (1) custom strength quantities of a medication (as capsules, liquid, chewable tablets, or transdermal (absorbed through the skin); (2) dosage forms to mask bitter or unpleasant taste (such as capsules or chewable tablets that can also be flavored); (3) dosage forms to make it easier to dose your pet such as a transdermal or liquid (that can also be flavored); and (4) discontinued products such as cisapride or DES.

What is Famotidine Compounded?

Famotidine Compounded is a prescription medication used in dogs to reduce the amount of stomach acid being produced. Although Famotidine is not FDA-approved for use in veterinary medicine, it is a commonly accepted practice for veterinarians to prescribe this medication for dogs. Compounding is beneficial in instances where a specific dosage is unavailable or in different forms to make it easier to dose your pet. Famotidine Compounded requires a prescription from your veterinarian.

For:

Dogs

Benefits:

  • Useful in the treatment and prevention of gastric (stomach) and intestinal ulcers
  • Helps heal ulcers that are already present

How it Works:

Famotidine blocks H-2 receptors from secreting gastric acids into the stomach. Blocking these receptors prevents ulcers from forming and also helps present ulcers time to heal.

Cautions:

Famotidine should be used with caution in pets that are pregnant or pets with heart, kidney, or liver disease.

Famotidine Compounded Directions:

  • Please speak to your veterinarian for proper dosage instructions.
Tip:

Give this medication on an empty stomach.

Famotidine Compounded Dosage:

Famotidine Compounded Dosage for Dogs/Puppies
Weight Dosage
All weights The common dosage is 0.22 mg-0.44 mg per pound every 12-24 hours
Famotidine Compounded Dosage for Cats
Cats
Do not use!
Famotidine Compounded Dosage for Horses
Horses
Do not use!

Storage:

Should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and light.

What is a Compounded Medication?

A compounded medication is the creation of a particular medication to fit the unique needs of a patient, including changing the form of the medication (e.g., from a solid pill to a liquid) for a variety reasons (e.g., to make it easier to take, to avoid a non-essential ingredient, to obtain the exact dose needed, adding favorite flavors).

If you are having difficulty giving your pet prescribed medication or need to find a discontinued medication, 1-800-PetMeds offers compounding services on select medications. We can prepare the following: (1) custom strength quantities of a medication (as capsules, liquid, chewable tablets, or transdermal (absorbed through the skin); (2) dosage forms to mask bitter or unpleasant taste (such as capsules or chewable tablets that can also be flavored); (3) dosage forms to make it easier to dose your pet such as a transdermal or liquid (that can also be flavored); and (4) discontinued products such as cisapride or DES.

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We were having a hard time with pills for taffy, With this liquid, IT is so much easier and she really does not mind taking it! It was premeasured and the system to use is VERY easy! THANKS!! Taffy is feeling better!
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Author avatar
Susan
Posted 2 months ago
Posted 2 months ago
QUESTION
My vet advised to start 1/4 of the 10mg tablet Pepcid once a day. What would be the equivalent dose in a liquid suspension of famotidine? Is 0.1ml of 20mg/ml twice a day the same dosage and is that available.
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John
Posted 3 months ago
Posted 3 months ago
QUESTION
What is the shelf life of the Liquid compound famotidine?
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Author avatar
Carla
Posted 4 months ago
Posted 4 months ago
QUESTION
is this a liquid or pill form?
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Author avatar
Shortround
Posted 1 year ago
Posted 1 year ago
QUESTION
It say for dogs and cats Famotidine 20MG but don't say for human.
ANSWERS (1)
Thank you for your question. All of our products offered will be specific to pets only. We do not dispense prescription medication for humans.
Author avatar
Crystal RPTechnician
Posted 1 year ago
Posted 1 year ago
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Lorraine
Posted 1 year ago
Posted 1 year ago
QUESTION
I am a human and was prescribed this by my doctor. I didn't say anything in my reading that it was okay for a human it only mentioned cats and dogs. Is this right to take if you are a human?
ANSWERS (0)
Be the first to answer this question

Author avatar
Dewey
Posted 2 years ago
Posted 2 years ago
QUESTION
Does this come with a syringe?
ANSWERS (1)
Thank you for your question. Yes, this medication does come with a syringe.
Author avatar
Crystal RPTechnician
Posted 2 years ago
Posted 2 years ago
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Bandit
Posted 4 years ago
Posted 4 years ago
QUESTION
Vet prescribed 1/4 tab of a 20mg pill. So assuming 5mg would be dose, how many doses in a 15ml bottle? Cat weighs 8lbs
ANSWERS (1)
A 15 ml bottle of famotidine 5mg/ml liquid will provide 15 doses.
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Lisa M
Posted 4 years ago
Posted 4 years ago
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simonsmom
Posted 4 years ago
Posted 4 years ago
QUESTION
Super confused as to why you're asking me vet information during check out to contact vet when it says that a prescription is not needed.
ANSWERS (1)
Thank you for your question. While the Famotidine tablets do not require a prescription https://www.1800petmeds.com/Famotidine-prod11171.html. The Famotidine Compounded liquid does require a prescription.
Author avatar
Crystal RPTechnician
Posted 4 years ago
Posted 4 years ago
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