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