Sucralfate 1 GM - Ulcers can be treated with Sucralfate 1GM and their recurrence can be prevented. Additional medications, such as antibiotics, may be needed to treat and prevent the spread of ulcers caused by certain types of bacteria. It adheres to injured ulcer tissue and provides protection from enzymes and acids so that healing can occur.
Sucralfate can cause many side effects, some of which can be serious. If any of these symptoms are severe or do not go away, tell your doctor. If you experience any of the following symptoms, call your doctor immediately or get emergency medical treatment:
Sucralfate 1 GM may cause other side effects. Call your doctor if you have any unusual problems while taking this medicine.
Inform your doctor or pharmacist if you have any allergies before taking sucralfate, in addition to any other allergies you may have. The inactive chemicals in this product have the potential to trigger allergic reactions or other issues. To learn more, talk to your pharmacist. Before using this medication, inform your doctor or pharmacist of all your medical conditions, especially any that may affect your kidneys, swallowing, stomach or intestines, tube feeding, or use of a breathing tube.
Kidney function decreases with age. This medicine contains aluminum, which is normally eliminated by your kidneys. Elderly individuals may be more susceptible to developing excessive aluminum levels when this drug is taken with other items that contain aluminum.