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Sucralfate + Oxetacaine

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Sucralfate + Oxetacaine Uses

Sucralfate+Oxetacaine is used in the treatment of acidity, heartburn and stomach ulcers.

How Sucralfate + Oxetacaine works

Sucralfate + Oxetacaine is a combination of two medicines: Sucralfate and Oxetacaine / Oxethazaine. Sucralfate is a medication to treat ulcers. It covers the damaged ulcer tissue in the stomach and protects it from acid or injury to facilitate healing. Oxetacaine / Oxethazaine is a local anesthetic whose numbing effect provides fast relief from pain caused due to ulcers or acidic injury in the stomach.

Common side effects of Sucralfate + Oxetacaine

Constipation, Nausea, Vomiting, Dizziness, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Allergic reaction
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Expert advice for Sucralfate + Oxetacaine

  • Sucralfate + Oxetacaine helps treat acidity, heartburn and stomach ulcers.
  • Take it on an empty stomach, at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after a meal.
  • Avoid drinking anything immediately after taking this medicine as that can reduce its effectiveness.
  • Do not take antacid medicines half an hour before or after taking this medicine.
  • It may cause constipation. Drink plenty of water and eat more high-fibre foods. Inform your doctor if it becomes severe or doesn’t go away.
  • It may take 4-6 weeks or more for the ulcers to heal completely. Do not stop taking the medicine until your doctor tells you to.

Frequently asked questions for Sucralfate + Oxetacaine

Sucralfate + Oxetacaine

Q. Why is Sucralfate+Oxetacaine prescribed?

Sucralfate+Oxetacaine is prescribed for the treatment of acidity, heartburn and stomach ulcers.

Q. How should I take Sucralfate+Oxetacaine?

Take Sucralfate+Oxetacaine on an empty stomach, at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after a meal.

Q. Can I drink water after taking Sucralfate+Oxetacaine?

Avoid drinking anything immediately after taking Sucralfate+Oxetacaine as that can reduce the effectiveness of this medicine.

Q. Can I stop taking Sucralfate+Oxetacaine when my symptoms are relieved?

No, take Sucralfate+Oxetacaine for the full prescribed length of time even if you feel better. Do not stop taking this medication without consulting your doctor.

Q. Can the use of Sucralfate+Oxetacaine cause constipation?

Yes, Sucralfate+Oxetacaine contains Sucralfate, which can cause constipation. To prevent constipation, eat high-fiber foods like vegetables, fruits and cereals. Drink plenty of water. Exercise regularly by engaging in activities like swimming, jogging or take a short walk. Talk to your doctor about treating constipation if it persists for a long time.

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