Medicine Overview of Carafil O Syrup
Uses of Carafil O Syrup
Carafil O Syrup is used in the treatment of intestinal ulcers and stomach ulcers.
Side effects of Carafil O Syrup
How to use Carafil O 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 Carafil O Syrup empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).
How Carafil O Syrup works
Carafil o 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 Carafil O Syrup
Expert advice for Carafil O Syrup
- Do not take the Carafil o at least 2 hours before or after taking other medicines. It may interact with these other medicines
- Take Carafil o on an empty stomach, preferably 1 hour before a meal.
- Avoid taking antacids, before or after 30 minutes of taking a dose of Carafil o.
- 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 Carafil O Syrup
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Carafil O 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.
Carafil O Syrup is probably safe to use during lactation. L+more
imited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Carafil O Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or d+more
ecrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Carafil O Syrup should be used with caution in patients with+more
kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Carafil O Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
There is limited information available on the use of Carafil+more
O Syrup in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Codox 100mg Capsule
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 Carafil O NA Syrup
Frequently asked questions for Sucralfate
Carafil o is not an antibiotic/sulfa drug/ PPI (proton-pump inhibitor) or a pain-killer. It is an ulcer protective medicine
No. Carafil o is a prescription drug. It is not available or sold over the counter
Yes. Carafil o is gluten free. However, please refer to package insert of the prescribed brand before use
Yes. Carafil o is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Yes. Carafil o can be taken with Prilosec/Nexium/ Tylenol/Zantac/ibuprofen and Pepto if prescribed by your doctor
Carafil o does not cause headaches/weight gain/insomnia or heartburn. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor
No. Carafil o is not a narcotic drug.
Substitutes for Carafil O
No substitutes found for this medicine