Alcid S Syrup

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Alkem Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Alcid S NA Syrup

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Primarily used for

Intestinal ulcers, Stomach ulcers
29.37
170 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Alcid S Syrup

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Uses of Alcid S Syrup

Alcid S Syrup is used in the treatment of intestinal ulcers and stomach ulcers.
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Side effects of Alcid S Syrup

Common

Constipation.

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How to use Alcid S Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It is better to take Alcid S Syrup empty stomach.

How Alcid S Syrup works

Alcid s syrup forms a coating over the ulcer or any other raw surface. This creates a physical barrier that protects the ulcer/raw surface from the gastric acid or any other injury, allowing it to heal.

In Depth Information on Alcid S Syrup

Expert advice for Alcid S Syrup

  • Do not take the Alcid s at least 2 hours before or after taking other medicines. It may interact with these other medicines
  • Take Alcid s on an empty stomach, preferably 1 hour before a meal.
  • Avoid taking antacids, before or after 30 minutes of taking a dose of Alcid s.
  • Notify your doctor if you have a kidney disorder, as it may put you at a greater risk of developing aluminum overload.
  • Notify your doctor, if you are or planning to become pregnant.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Alcid S Syrup
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Alcid S Syrup is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Alcid S Syrup is probably safe to use during lactation. Lim
ited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Alcid S Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or dec
rease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Alcid S Syrup should be used with caution in patients with k
idney disease. Dose adjustment of Alcid S Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Alcid S
Syrup in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Codox 100mg Capsule, Nixitral 100mg Capsule

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Sucralfate, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Alcid S NA Syrup

Frequently asked questions for Sucralfate

Alcid s is not an antibiotic/sulfa drug/ PPI (proton-pump inhibitor) or a pain-killer. It is an ulcer protective medicine
No. Alcid s is a prescription drug. It is not available or sold over the counter
Yes. Alcid s is gluten free. However, please refer to package insert of the prescribed brand before use
Yes. Alcid s is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Yes. Alcid s can be taken with Prilosec/Nexium/ Tylenol/Zantac/ibuprofen and Pepto if prescribed by your doctor
Alcid s does not cause headaches/weight gain/insomnia or heartburn. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor
No. Alcid s is not a narcotic drug.
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