Not Medical Advice: The pill with imprint L194 has been identified as Famotidine 20 mg.
Famotidine works by decreasing the amount of acid the stomach produces. It is used in the treatment of gerd, erosive esophagitis, duodenal ulcer, zollinger-ellison syndrome, allergic urticaria and more.
It belongs to the drug class H2 antagonists.
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Unlike many conditions, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is almost completely preventable.
There are a number of steps you can take to prevent the reflux of stomach acid into the esophagus through the lower esophageal sphincter (LES), which over time can damage the esophageal lining and can lead to a host of illnesses, including throat cancer.
However, what will help one person avoid GERD might not necessarily help another. Here are 10 tips you can try to prevent GERD shared by Everydayhealth.com.