OTC equivalent to carafate?

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9 Jan 2010

There is really no equivalent. I would add to my diet Probiotics Yogart.
I found this on the web: Maybe it can help you.
http://yourtotalhealth.ivillage.com/yogurt-an-upset-stomach-has-probiotics.html

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