Has anyone used carafate for their cat and seen a reaction of vomiting? I'm trying to figure out if there is a causal link or if the timing sequence I have observed with my cat is just a coincidence. Thanks.
27 Jun 2010
Carafate Tablets and Suspension are used for the short-term treatment (up to 8 weeks) of an active duodenal ulcer; Carafate Tablets are also used for longer-term therapy at a reduced dosage after a duodenal ulcer has healed.
Carafate helps ulcers heal by forming a protective coating over them.The only side effect I could find was CONSTIPATION
Did you just decided to give the cat the med that is meant for HUMANS?
Did use ask a veterinarian if this med can be taken by cats?
I love animals I am not here to judge or critizice.. I am here to help.
I strognly advise you to contact your veterinarian.-OK
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