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