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Carafate generic name: Sucralfate

What is Carafate used for?

This medication is used to treat ulcers in the intestines. Sucralfate forms a coating over ulcers, protecting the area from further injury. This helps ulcers heal more quickly.




Heartburn/Ulcer Disease
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Carafate Frequently Asked Questions

This section contains uses of this drug that are not listed in the approved professional labeling for the drug but that may be prescribed by your health care professional. Use this drug for a condition that is listed in this section only if it has been so prescribed by your health care professional.

This drug may also be used for ulcers in the stomach. It may also be used to lessen the risk of ulcers caused by aspirin or other anti-inflammatory drugs (such as ibuprofen, naproxen).

IMPORTANT: HOW TO USE THIS INFORMATION: This is a summary and does NOT have all possible information about this product. This information does not assure that this product is safe, effective, or appropriate for you. This information is not individual medical advice and does not substitute for the advice of your health care professional. Always ask your health care professional for complete information about this product and your specific health needs.

Carafate Dosage and Form Information

1 G
Suspension Oral
1 G/10 Ml

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