Can I take Carafate (sucralfate) long term ?
- 6 Feb 2014 by itsme12
- 6 Feb 2014
- carafate, duodenal ulcer, duodenal ulcer prophylaxis, stomach ulcer, sucralfate, gastric ulcer, gerd
can i take Carafate (sucralfate) long term ?is it safe?
Added 6 Feb 2014:
i have being taking these tablets for the last 5 month .
Yes everything I've read says you can. What ever works to control the symtoms , but you doctor would have already determand that the benefit of anyone med out weight the long term risk. Carafate just coats the stomach to protect from acid damage
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