This medicine is too much effective for the ulcer patient because it does not absorb in the stomach but adhere on the surface of the stomach lining and protects this layer from unwanted enzyme, acids and salts. So we can say it is very good an anti-ulcer medicine and very active for the treatment of duodenal ulcer. The previously used medicine as Sucralfate was also effective for this disease but it was not helpful to prevent from it in future. But carafate is far better not only for the written purposes but also for many others. Unlike many of the other medicines, this medicine is not harmful for the unborn baby in pregnancy time period. There is no nay significant side effect found which is too harmful but little bit effects remove after the too much interaction with the medicine. Some of the side effects are written in the prescription as nausea, backache, indigestion and rashes on the skin, but some are not available so it is important to contact the doctor in any case of problem. In this way patient can be safe from any serious problem. Overall this medicine is too much easy to use and it is estimated that only 2 to 3 percent people suffer from its side effects in which constipation and gastrointestinal is too much common problem. Take this medicine four times in a day and one day medicine quantity should be equal to the 1 g but in adult age this quantity is recommended for the two times. Doctor should be very give this medicine precautionary for the old age people because in any unfavorable condition patient may victimized of dysfunction of renal, any concomitant disease and having every time reduced hepatic. Overall this carafate required about two months for duodenal active ulcer in a very short time period.
20mg x 120 Tabs
Aciphex is used for treatment of ulcers and GERD (heartburn), and other conditions involving excessive stomach acid production.
135mg x 240 Tabs
Colospa is used for relief of abdominal pain, cramps, bloating and wind, diarrhea or constipation associated with irritable bowel syndrome.
2mg x 800 Tabs
Imodium is used for treating and controlling diarrhea, including traveler's diarrhea, and reducing the volume of discharge from an ileostomy.
20mg x 800 Tabs
Nexium is used to treat GERD, and preventing further damage to the esophagus. It is also used in to prevent stomach ulcers.
20mg x 800 Tabs
Pepcid is used for treatment and prevention of ulcers and heartburn associated with acid indigestion and sour stomach. It is also used to treat GERD.
15mg x 800 Tabs
Prevacid decreases the amount of acid produced in the stomach and treats and prevents stomach and intestinal ulcers and erosive esophagitis problems.