Medicine Overview of Raf Tablet
Uses of Raf Tablet
Raf 50mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Intestinal ulcers and Stomach ulcers.
Side effects of Raf Tablet
How to use Raf 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 Raf 50mg Tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).
How Raf Tablet works
Raf 50mg 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 Raf Tablet
Expert advice for Raf Tablet
- Do not take the Raf at least 2 hours before or after taking other medicines. It may interact with these other medicines
- Take Raf on an empty stomach, preferably 1 hour before a meal.
- Avoid taking antacids, before or after 30 minutes of taking a dose of Raf.
- 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 Raf 50mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Raf 50mg Tablet 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.
Raf 50mg Tablet should be used with caution during lactation+more
. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body....
Raf 50mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or d+more
ecrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Raf 50mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.+more
Caution to be advised in patients with impaired renal function....
Caution to be advised in patients with impaired renal function.
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, 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 Raf 50mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Sucralfate
Raf is not an antibiotic/sulfa drug/ PPI (proton-pump inhibitor) or a pain-killer. It is an ulcer protective medicine
No. Raf is a prescription drug. It is not available or sold over the counter
Yes. Raf is gluten free. However, please refer to package insert of the prescribed brand before use
Yes. Raf is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Yes. Raf can be taken with Prilosec/Nexium/ Tylenol/Zantac/ibuprofen and Pepto if prescribed by your doctor
Raf does not cause headaches/weight gain/insomnia or heartburn. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor
No. Raf is not a narcotic drug.
Substitutes for Raf
No substitutes found for this medicine