Medicine Overview of Carnozin Syrup
Uses of Carnozin Syrup
Carnozin SF Syrup is used in the treatment of intestinal ulcers and stomach ulcers.
Side effects of Carnozin Syrup
How to use Carnozin 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. Carnozin SF Syrup is to be taken empty stomach.
How Carnozin Syrup works
Carnozin sf 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 Carnozin Syrup
Expert advice for Carnozin Syrup
- Do not take the Carnozin at least 2 hours before or after taking other medicines. It may interact with these other medicines
- Take Carnozin on an empty stomach, preferably 1 hour before a meal.
- Avoid taking antacids, before or after 30 minutes of taking a dose of Carnozin.
- 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 Carnozin SF Syrup
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Carnozin SF 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.
Carnozin SF Syrup is probably safe to use during lactation.+more
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Carnozin SF Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or+more
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Carnozin SF Syrup should be used with caution in patients wi+more
th kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Carnozin SF Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
There is limited information available on the use of Carnozi+more
n SF Syrup in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Itragreat 200mg Capsule, Itragreat 100mg Capsule, Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg 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 Carnozin 500mg Syrup
Frequently asked questions for Sucralfate
Carnozin is not an antibiotic/sulfa drug/ PPI (proton-pump inhibitor) or a pain-killer. It is an ulcer protective medicine
No. Carnozin is a prescription drug. It is not available or sold over the counter
Yes. Carnozin is gluten free. However, please refer to package insert of the prescribed brand before use
Yes. Carnozin is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Yes. Carnozin can be taken with Prilosec/Nexium/ Tylenol/Zantac/ibuprofen and Pepto if prescribed by your doctor
Carnozin does not cause headaches/weight gain/insomnia or heartburn. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor
No. Carnozin is not a narcotic drug.
Substitutes for Carnozin
No substitutes found for this medicine