Drug: nizatidine

Common side effects include constipation, diarrhea, fatigue, headache, insomnia, muscle pain, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, confusion, depression and agitation. Serious but rare side effects include anemia, and a reduction in white blood cells or platelets. Hepatitis also has been reported. Reference: FDA Prescribing Information
Last Editorial Review: 7/25/2012

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Yes, 150 mg, 300 mg and solution: no, 75 mg

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  • Prescription tablets: 75 mg;
  • Prescription capsule: 150 and 300 mg;
  • Prescription solution: 15 mg/ml.
  • Nonprescription tablets; 75 mg.

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Nizatidine should be stored at room temperature, between 15 and 30 C (59 and 86 F) in a tightly closed container.

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  • Treatment of ulcers: The usual adult dose for treatment of ulcers (duodenal or gastric) is 300 mg daily administered once at bedtime or 150 mg twice daily. Most duodenal ulcers heal after 4 weeks of treatment.
  • Preventing ulcer recurrence and GERD: A dose of 150 mg at bedtime is used for preventing ulcer recurrence, and GERD is treated with 150 mg twice daily or 300 mg once daily.
  • Heartburn prevention: The recommended dose for prevention of heartburn is 75 mg administered 30-60 minutes before meals or beverages.

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There are no adequate studies in pregnant women. Available evidence suggests that there is little risk when used during pregnancy.

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Nizatidine is secreted into human breast milk and may pose a potential risk to the infant.

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