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.
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 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....
Raf 50mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or d+more
ecrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Raf 50mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with+more
kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Raf 50mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
There is limited information available on the use of Raf 50m+more
g Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Codox 100mg Capsule, Nixitral 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