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