Rated Ulcon for Duodenal Ulcer Report
takes the pain away from the ulcer immediately. never thought i would get an ulcer, but Ulcon makes it much more manageable.
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Before taking this medicine
You should not use Ulcon if you are allergic to it.
Tell your doctor if you have ever had:
kidney disease (or if you are on dialysis); or
trouble swallowing tablets.
Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Ulcon is not approved for use by anyone younger than 18 years old.
What Are Side Effects Associated with Using Ulcon?
Side effects of Ulcon include:
Other side effects of Ulcon include:
Postmarketing side effects of Ulcon reported include:
This document does not contain all possible side effects and others may occur. Check with your physician for additional information about side effects.
In a multicenter, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of CARAFATE Oral Suspension, a dosage regimen of 1 gram (10 mL) four times daily was demonstrated to be superior to placebo in ulcer healing.
Results From Clinical Trials Healing Rates for Acute Duodenal Ulcer
Equivalence of Ulcon oral suspension to Ulcon tablets has not been demonstrated.
What other drugs will affect Ulcon:
Ulcon may affect the absorption of many other medications. Do not give any medications within 2 hours of giving Ulcon. Drugs other than those listed may also interact with Ulcon. Talk to your veterinarian or pharmacist before giving any prescription or over the counter medicines including vitamins, and supplements.