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