What Are The Uses Of Sucralfate?
Sucralfate is used for treating and preventing:
- Duodenal ulcers (ulcers in upper part of small intestine)
- GERD and stress ulcers
It forms a coating on ulcer, thus enabling it heal faster.
What Are The Side Effects Of Sucralfate?
Some of the common side-effects include:
What Are The Contraindications Of Sucralfate?
Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
- Kidney problems
- Intestine/ stomach problems like delayed gastric emptying
- Tube feeding
- Use of a breathing tube
- Swallowing problems