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How should I take my omeprazole and Carafate?

Posted 14 Aug 2016 by Ella13 2 answers

I've been prescribed 20 mg capsules of omeprazole to be taken once per day and 10 ml liquid Carafate to be taken twice daily. I've been getting up, taking my omeprazole, waiting 30 mins and then taking my Carafate. Then I wait another hour before I eat. I take my second dosage of Carafate ...

GERD - Timetable for taking Sucralfate (carafate) and omeprazole (Prilosec). Currently I'm taking...

Posted 27 Oct 2017 by avrion 1 answer

... the meds like this. Take omeprazole, wait one hour, take carafate, wait one hour and then food. I was wondering if there is a better, more compact (time-wise) way to take it and be effective? Lots of conflicting info on how to take those 2 medicines online

Carafate - How long after taking Sucralfate 2GM tabs can I drink coffee?

Posted 10 Sep 2017 by richw63f 0 answers

Do I have to wait the the 1 hour like it states for food?

I had constipation not from carafate?

Posted 16 Sep 2017 by Sparky112438 0 answers

Does this med get rid of stomach pain

My PCP prescribed Protonix and Carafate for my symptoms of reflux, gas(burping), bloating...

Posted 2 Sep 2017 by Mildee 0 answers

... ingestion and constipation. What is the Carafate suppose to help with? I didn't get any real information about it from either my doctor or pharmacist. As far as I know I don't have a duodenal ulcer. At least my GI hasn't said anything to me about any ulcers.

Carafate and chest pain?

Posted 28 Apr 2017 by twounderpar 0 answers

Gastroenterologist prescribed Carafate plus doubled my Protonix for GERD. Took Carafate for 2 months (to completely heal any ulcers). During this time, encountered chest pain. Stopped taking Carafate, to relieve the chest pains. Still taking 40 MG Protonix twice a day. Is there any reason to ...

Sucralfate - Pain after taking sulcrafate?

Posted 1 Apr 2017 by Thomachuck 0 answers

I had an endoscopy to determine state of my stomach lining because of burning, persistent abdominal pain. The result was inconclusive except for "signs of early stage gastritis." I am taking carafate 1 gm tabs 4x a day according to instructions. The carafate with just a swallow of water ...

Carafate tabs - can they be crushed?

Posted 7 May 2015 by vfortin 1 answer

I take levothyroxine/Synthroid for a hypothyroid condition and I also take Carafate/sucralfate?

Posted 13 Feb 2017 by TLDOVE 0 answers

I know that you should take the thyroid medicine 4hrs before the Carafate but how about switching them, can I take the Carafate first and then wait 4 hours to take the Thyroid medicine? Thank you

Erosive Gastritis - I'm suffering and need advice on this?

Posted 10 Dec 2016 by Fancyy 1 answer

I can't get my stomach right, I tried changing my diet as well and I'm still suffering discomfort, the carafate isn't working

How critical is the expiration date of Carafate?

Posted 2 Jun 2014 by tobytoby 1 answer

My doctor recently prescribed Carafate again. The remaining bottle I have from 2013 states that it should be used by 03/13/04. It is now June 2. This is a very expensive medication and, if this date is arbitrary, I would prefer to finish this bottle before reordering.

Do I have to wait 2 hours to take Creon?

Posted 17 Sep 2016 by jerrybutterfly 0 answers

I am on both Carafate and Creon, I am supposed to take Creon immediately before eating which would mean waiting 2 hours to eat after taking Carafate instead of 1 Hour. Will I still benefit from the Creon if I take it less than 2 hours after taking Carafate?

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