Medicine Overview of Alcid S Syrup
Uses of Alcid S Syrup
Alcid S Syrup is used in the treatment of intestinal ulcers and stomach ulcers.
Side effects of Alcid S Syrup
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 (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).
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.
Special precautions for Alcid S Syrup
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Alcid S Syrup is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Alcid S Syrup is probably safe to use during lactation. Lim+more
ited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Alcid S Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or dec+more
rease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Alcid S Syrup should be used with caution in patients with k+more
idney disease. Dose adjustment of Alcid S Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
There is limited information available on the use of Alcid S+more
Syrup in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, AF 150mg Tablet DT, Flugee 150mg Tablet
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.
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.
Substitutes for Alcid S
No substitutes found for this medicine