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Drug information on Spentoxy (1000 mg, 20 mg) (Sucralfate) from Swati Spentose Pvt. Ltd

Spentoxy (1000 mg, 20 mg)

Swati Spentose Pvt. Ltd
Generic : Sucralfate
1000 mg, 20 mg
200 ml

Drug Name : Sucralfate

Sucralfate(Carafate) generic Spentoxy (1000 mg, 20 mg) is a gastric protective agent, prescribed for intestinal ulcers.
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Written & Compiled by Anushta Chandrapalan, M.Sc  | Medically Reviewed by The Medindia Medical Review Team on Oct 31, 2018
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Medical Condition(s) for which Spentoxy (1000 mg, 20 mg) may be prescribed

Side effects of Spentoxy (1000 mg, 20 mg)

•   Gastrointestinal : Diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, gastric discomfort, indigestion, flatulence and dry mouth.

•   Skin : Itching and rash.

•   Central Nervous System : Dizziness, sleeplessness, sleepiness and unsteadiness.

•   Miscellaneous : Back pain and headache.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult- PO- The recommended dosage for duodenal ulcer is 1 g four times per day on an empty stomach.

How to use Spentoxy (1000 mg, 20 mg)?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, on an empty stomach.

When is Spentoxy (1000 mg, 20 mg) not to be taken? (Contraindications)


Warnings and Precautions for Spentoxy (1000 mg, 20 mg)

• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of heart, kidney disease, sugar, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• It may cause dizziness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.

Other Precautions for Spentoxy (1000 mg, 20 mg)

Avoid excess dosage. Not recommended in children under 15 years. Bezoar formation has been reported and caution is needed in patients with delayed gastric emptying.

Storage Conditions for Spentoxy (1000 mg, 20 mg)

Store it at room temperature (25°C).

Schedule : H  Prescription drugs - Drugs to be sold only under the prescription of a Registered Medical Practitioner.

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