Sucrag Gel Description
Sucrag Oral Liquid is used to treat ulcers and prevent the reoccurrence of ulcers in the stomach and intestine. It also provides relief from pain, post-meal acidity and heartburn associated with acid
reflux and inflammation in the stomach. Sucrag Oral Liquid is an oral suspension that contains two main ingredients, sucralfate and oxetacaine. It should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as prescribed. Take Sucrag 1 hour before food.
|You Save||₹11.55 (15% on MRP)|
|Contains||Oxetacaine + Sucralfate|
|Uses||Acidity, heartburn, stomach and intestine ulcers|
|Side effects||Dry mouth, diarrhoea, loss of appetite, increased thirst, headache|
|Therapy||ANTACID AND ANTI-FLATULENT|
Uses of Sucrag Gel
Contraindications of Sucrag Gel
Side effects of Sucrag Gel
- Dry mouth
- Loss of appetite
- Increased thirst
Precautions and Warnings of Sucrag Gel
Other General Warnings
- You have severe kidney or liver-related disorders or you are undergoing dialysis.
- You are taking magnesium-containing antacids for a prolonged period.
- You experience defective bone growth, soft bones or brain-related disorder due to aluminium toxicity.
- You are diabetic and experience a rise in blood glucose levels.
Mode of Action of Sucrag Gel
How Does It Work?
- Sucrag Oral Liquid is a combination product it works by the combined action of sucralfate and oxetacaine.
- Sucralfate protects the digestive tract from the damaging effects of acids in the stomach, alcohol and medicinal substances like aspirin and promotes the healing of ulcers.
- Oxetacaine inhibits acid production in the stomach by suppressing the action of an enzyme. It also acts as a local anaesthetic and provides relief from the pain associated with ulcers and acid reflux.
Directions for Use of Sucrag Gel
- Sucrag Oral Liquid should be taken as instructed by your doctor.
- Take it preferably one hour before having your meals.
- Shake well before use.
- Use a measuring cup, spoon or dropper for the exact quantity.
Interactions of Sucrag Gel
Interactions with other medicines
- Sucrag Oral Liquid may interact with other medicines and produce an altered response. Please tell your doctor if you are using any other medicines, over-the-counter medicines, herbal preparations or supplements....
- Sucrag can reduce the action of medicines used for treating ulcers such as cimetidine and ranitidine.
- Sucrag Oral Liquid can reduce the action of levothyroxine, a medicine used for thyroid-related disorder.
- The effect of antibiotics known as tetracyclines & minocycline is decreased when used with this suspension.
- This medicine can decrease the effect of theophylline which is used for asthma and breathlessness.
- Sucrag decreases the effect of phenytoin (a medicine used to control fits).
- Other medicines such as digoxin (used for treating heart failure), ciprofloxacin (antibiotic), ketoconazole (antifungal) and medicine used to treat irregular heartbeats like quinidine may interact with Sucrag Oral Liquid....
Interactions with food items
Storage and disposal of Sucrag Gel
- Store Sucrag Oral Liquid at room temperature.
- Keep away from children and pets.
Dosage of Sucrag Gel
Missed a Dose
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q: Can I give Sucrag Oral Liquid to a child?
Q: Can I use Sucrag Oral Liquid for acidity?
Q: Can I use Sucrag for gastritis?
Q: Can I drink water after taking Sucrag?
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