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What are the drug names of some heartburn treatments?

There are many drugs that treat heartburn. Examples of over-the-counter options that treat heartburn include:

  • magnesium and aluminum hydroxide
  • cimetidine
  • pantoprazole 
  • rabeprazole
  • esomeprazole
  • bethanechol
  • famotidine
  • nizatidine
  • ranitidine
  • omeprazole
  • lansoprazole
  • calcium
  • calcium carbonate antacids
  • antacids
  • foaming agents
  • metoclopramide.
For a more complete list of heartburn relief options, talk to your doctor.

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