Famotidine Suspension (Compounded) Rx
Starting At $41.02*

Famotidine Suspension (Compounded) Rx

  • This medication is compounded by skilled VetRxDirect pharmacy technicians following strict regulations. A minimum amount per compounded medication of $49.99 is required. When an amount less than the minimum is purchased the difference will be added to your invoice.

  • Usually ships within one business day with veterinary approval.

  • Requires veterinary authorization.

  • Your pet's veterinarian will provide directions for use.

What are Famotidine Suspensions for Dogs and Cats?

  • Famotidine is used to reduce the amount of stomach acid produced. 
  • Famotidine is sold both as a prescription and as an over-the-counter medication. This Famotidine requires a prescription.
  • Famotidine is the generic name for the brand Pepcid.

Why do cats and dogs use Famotidine?

  • Famotidine is often prescribed to treat and prevent gastric ulcers, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and heartburn caused by acid indigestion.

What else should I know about Famotidine?

  • Flavored liquid may be easier to dose to dogs and cats that will not take tablets.
  • Famotidine is sold both over-the-counter and by prescription.
  • Looking for the over-the-counter Famotidine?
  • The Famotidine Suspension is oil-based and does not need to be stored in the refrigerator.

What problems could my dog or cat have with Famotidine?

  • Famotidine is associated with few side effects.
  • Some side effects include dry mouth, dry skin, or diarrhea.

How do you use Famotidine?

  • Famotidine works best if it is given before the first meal of the day, but give it as directed by your veterinarian.
  • Shake the Famotidine Suspension well before every use.

What is in Famotidine?

  • Famotidine is an antacid and a histamine-2 blocker.
  • Histamine-2 blockers reduce the amount of acid produced by the stomach.

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • The Famotidine Suspension is a compounded medication. The ingredients will be mixed specially for your dog or cat in our pharmacy.

Is it important for my dog or cat to finish all of the Famotidine?

  • Dogs and cats may use Famotidine for different lengths of time. Please consult your veterinarian if you have any questions.

Who makes the Famotidine Suspension?

  • This Famotidine Suspension is hand-made in our pharmacy.
  • There is a minimum charge of $49.99.
  • Shelf-life limits orders to an 80-day supply.