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What actually is in Sucralfate - what does it contain?

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RemSupreme 19 Apr 2010

its the generic for carafate,which is a Gastrointestinal agent,used short time for ulcers.If your kidneys are bad ... Stay away from it.

Rajive Goel 20 Apr 2010

Sucralfate) is indicated in:

* Short-term treatment (up to 8 weeks) of active duodenal ulcer. While healing with sucralfate may occur during the first week or two, treatment should be continued for 4 to 8 weeks unless healing has been demonstrated by x-ray or endoscopic examination.
* Maintenance therapy for duodenal ulcer patients at reduced dosage after healing of acute ulcers.

Please consult a doctor before taking this medicine.

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