About Teva Pill 5728
Teva Pill 5728 is determined as an antacid pill containing Famotidine 20 mg as an active ingredient which reduces the amount of acid produced in the stomach.
Teva Pill 5728 uses are:
- Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
- Hypersecretory conditions
- Gastric and duodenal ulceration
- Erosive esophagitis
|Pill Name||Teva Pill 5728|
|Active Ingredient||Famotidine 20 mg|
|Pregnancy Category||Pregnancy Category B|
|Supplier||Teva Pharmaceuticals USA|
Key Facts of Teva Pill 5728
- Headaches and diarrhoea are the most common side effects of Teva 5728 Pill.
- The common dosage of Teva Pill 5728 is one pill every day. However, you should always consult a doctor about the right dosage.
- Pill Teva 5728 starts showing its action within one hour.
- Teva Pill 5728 is not usually recommended during pregnancy.
Dosage of Teva Pill 5728
Usually, Famotidine is recommended at 20 mg 6 hourly. this can be increased depending on your condition.
It is recommended to take this Teva 5728 Pill according to the dosage and duration as advised by your doctor.
Take Teva Pill 5728 as a whole with a glass of water without crushing or chewing it.
Precautions & Warnings about Teva Pill 5728
Most adults can use this Teva 5728 pill without any serious concern.
But, despite its widely-approved safety, it is recommended to follow some precautions to avoid any kind of complications.
Allergic Reactions: It is advised to avoid this Pill if you had an allergic response to any of the ingredients of the Teva 5728 Pill.
Disease: Patients with chronic lung disease and diabetes, must consult a doctor before starting to take Teva 5728 pill.
Kidney & Liver Disease: Patients with severe kidney or Liver disorders should consult a doctor before starting the Teva pill 5728.
If you’re scheduled to have an endoscopy procedure, consult your physician to determine if you need to stop taking this pill for a couple of weeks prior to your procedure.
Side Effects Teva Pill 5728
Like any other pill, Teva 5728 also causes some mild to moderate side effects.
Most people who take this pill do not have any adverse effects. If you do get side effects, they are usually mild and will go away when your body gets adapted to them.
Common side effects of Teva Pill 5728:
- Taste disorder,
- Dry mouth,
- Abdominal discomfort or distension.
If any of these side effects bother you or cause problems during your everyday life, it is advised to seek medical help immediately.
Frequently Asked Question
What is Teva pill 5728?
Teva Pill 5728 is an antacid pill containing Famotidine 20 mg as an active ingredient which reduces the amount of acid produced in the stomach.
Can I drink alcohol with it?
Alcohol doesn't affect the way that Teva 5728 pill acts. It is however recommended to avoid consuming too much alcohol since drinking alcohol can make your stomach create more acid than usual. which might worsen your condition.
How does Teva Pill 5728 work?
the active ingredient of Teva pill 5728 Famotidine competitively inhibits histamine at H2-receptors of the gastric parietal cells which inhibits gastric acid secretion and gastric volume.
Is it safe to take it while pregnant?
Teva pill 5728 is not usually recommended in pregnant women. but you can use it if prescribed by the doctor.
Can I drive or ride a bike?
Teva pill 5728 can make you feel dizzy or sleepy, or affect your vision. If this happens to you, do not drive, cycle or use heavy machinery until you feel better.