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