Axid is a prescription medication that is used to treat heartburn and erosive esophagitis caused by gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), stomach ulcers and intestinal ulcers. Axid contains the histamine-2 blocker nizatidine and works by reducing the amount of acid that the stomach produces.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Axid include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of nizatidine:
What should I do if I miss a dose of Axid?
If you miss a dose of Axid, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What is the strength of Axid?
Axid is available in strengths of 150mg and 300mg.