Acicrol (100ml)

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MRP:Rs. 69 for 1 Jar(s) (100 ml Unit each)
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Composition

Sucralfate(100ml)

SALT INFORMATION

Sucralfate(100ml)

TYPICAL USAGE

Duodenal and gastric ulcer. Chronic gastritis.

SIDE EFFECTS

Not reported so far.

DRUG INTERACTION

When administered with other drugs sucralfate may bind to the drugs in the stomach and reduce absorption of the drugs. Sucralfate reduces the absorption of cimetidine (Tagamet), digoxin(Lanoxin), ketoconazole (Nizoral), levothyroxine (Synthroid), phenytoin(Dilantin), quinidine (Quinidex, Quinaglute), ranitidine (Zantac), tetracycline,theophylline (Theo-Dur, Uniphyl, others), and all of the fluoroquinolone antibiotics, including ciprofloxacin (Cipro), norfloxacin (Noroxin), ofloxacin(Floxin), and lomefloxacin (Maxaquin). All of these medications should be taken at least two hours prior to the sucralfate.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Sucralfate protects GI lining against peptic acid, pepsin and bile salts by binding with positively-charged proteins in exudates forming a viscous paste-like adhesive substance thus forming a protective coating.

SUBSTITUTES

No substitutes found

INTERACTIONS

Can I take Acicrol (100ml) during pregnancy?

Studies in animals have shown no risk to the fetus, however there are no sufficient studies in humans. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Acicrol (100ml) while breastfeeding/lactation?

Safer: Drug has been studied in few breastfeeding women and the evidence shows that there is no increase in side effects in the infants, or the possibility of harm to the breastfed infants is expected to be rare. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Acicrol (100ml) with alcohol?

No studies found