PEPSIGARD T TABLET

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SAF Fermion Ltd

Composition for PEPSIGARD T NA TABLET

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Primarily used for

Intestinal Ulcers, stomach ulcers
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Driving
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Kidney
30
₹3.0/tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Substitutes for PEPSIGARD T

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of PEPSIGARD T TABLET

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Uses of PEPSIGARD T TABLET

Pepsigard t tablet is used in the treatment of intestinal ulcers and stomach ulcers.
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Side effects of PEPSIGARD T TABLET

Common

Constipation.

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How to use PEPSIGARD T TABLET

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Pepsigard t tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How PEPSIGARD T TABLET works

Pepsigard t tablet 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 PEPSIGARD T TABLET

Expert advice for PEPSIGARD T TABLET

  • Do not take the Sucralfate at least 2 hours before or after taking other medicines. It may interact with these other medicines
  • Take Sucralfate on an empty stomach, preferably 1 hour before a meal.
  • Avoid taking antacids, before or after 30 minutes of taking a dose of Sucralfate.
  • 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.
Warnings
Special precautions for PEPSIGARD T TABLET
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Pepsigard t tablet 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
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
CAUTION
Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Caution to be advised in patients with impaired renal function.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
ONABET POWDER, FLUGEE 150MG TABLET, MINOZ OD 100MG CAPSULE MR, VOSICAZ 200MG TABLET

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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for PEPSIGARD T NA TABLET

Frequently asked questions for Sucralfate

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