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Posted 14 Aug 2016 by • 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 ...
Posted 9 Jan 2010 by • 1 answer
GERD - Timetable for taking Sucralfate (carafate) and omeprazole (Prilosec). Currently I'm taking...
Posted 27 Oct 2017 by • 2 answers
... 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
Posted 30 Aug 2010 by • 5 answers
I have been prescribed Carafate 1 GM tab for gastritis. I don't know when I should take my morning dose. The instructions say to take it 30 minutes to 1 hour before meals. Would coffee with half and half be considered the meal, or would the food I eat approximately an hour later?
Posted 19 Sep 2010 by • 1 answer
I was recently diagnosed with bile reflux and prescribed carafate. Has any one had a positive experience with carafate as a form of treatment with the same illness. If so how did it take?
Posted 7 May 2015 by • 1 answer
Posted 10 Jun 2018 by • 1 answer
Stomach has been upset since begin taking this three days ago. Experiencing headaches, backaches, acid reflux and sinus problems. Is this common?
Posted 6 Feb 2014 by • 1 answer
can i take Carafate (sucralfate) long term ?is it safe?
Posted 2 Jun 2014 by • 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.
Posted 21 Jan 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 30 May 2011 by • 1 answer
I went to the ER for chest pain. Heart issues were ruled out and cardiologist prescribed carafate and protonix. I don't like the possible side effects which include testing positive on a drug test. Is Nexium just as good and with fewer side effects?
Posted 21 Aug 2010 by • 1 answer
do u know of any narcotic medication that I can take for this peptic ulcer please let me know thanks?
Posted 19 Mar 2011 by • 2 answers
The Pharmacist got the Dr. to agree to put me on the suspension (liquid) which is much harder to take than pills. She said the couldn't get pills as they were not available in the market. I see pictures of Carafate tabs shown on the internet. Is she wrong about their availability in the U.S.?
Posted 28 Jan 2014 by • 3 answers
36 hours ago I was informed I had a stomach ulcer. I am to take Carafate 4 times a day. Today with both bowel movements there was bloody stools and obvious blood when wiped. Should I contact doctor or wait it out?
Posted 14 Jan 2010 by • 1 answer
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