Trademark for cimetidine.
- Tagamet was developed to reduce stomach acid and cure ulcers.
- Like Tagamet, Zantac is an ulcer drug, and it began appearing in published clinical studies in 1981.
- We can now also enhance minimal side-effect activity to change antihistamines into stomach acid secretion blockers such as Tagamet and Zantac.
1970s: an arbitrary formation.
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