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  MUCOGARD
 Manufacturer Themis Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
 Generic Sucralfate
 Package/s Tablet 1 gm, (Rs. 13.00)
 About Sucralfate Pepsin inhibitor, Anti-secretory, Gastrointestinal Agent, antiulcer. More details.....
 Dosage Adult: Oral dose: 4 g / day in 2 - 4 divided doses drug to be taken 1 hour before meals and at bed time. Suspension: 10 ml to be taken 4 times dail....More details.....
 Pregnancy Use with caution
 Breast Feeding Use with caution
 Old Age Use with caution
 Children Contraindicated NEONATES: Contraindicated
 Mechanism Of Action Sucralfate is a complex of sucrose, sulfate and aluminium hydroxide. In the stomach (pH<4) Sucralfate undergoes polymerization and form viscous sticky....More details.....
 PharmacoKinetics Absorption: Sucralfate is poorly absorbed after oral administration. Distribution: It is mainly distributed to the ulcer site and the absorbed drug ....More details.....
 OnsetOfAction With in minutes....More details.....
 DurationOfAction 6 hours....More details.....
 AdverseEffect 1. Constipation 2. Diarrhoea 3. Nausea 4. Headache 5. Vertigo 6. Dizziness 7. Abdominal discomfort 8. Rash 9. Urticaria ....More details.....
 SpecialPrecautions 1. Chronic renal failure 2. Hypophosphataemia 3. Monitor gastric malignancy ....More details.....
 Indications 1. Duodenal ulcer 2. Gastric ulcer 3. Stress ulcer 4. Chronic gastritis ....More details.....
 Interactions Antibacterials (ciprofloxacin, norfloxacin, ofloxacin and tetracycline), Antiepileptics (phenytoin), Antifungals (ketoconazole), Cardiac glycosides ....More details.....
 Storage Store at 15 - 30 degree C in a tightly closed container. Protect from light.....More details.....
 MissedDosage Take the missed dose as soon as noticed and if it is the time for next dose then skip the missed dose. Continue the regular schedule. Do not double the dose.....More details.....
 Overdose Give supportive measures and symptomatic treatment.....More details.....
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