Episan

Episan

sucralfate

Manufacturer:

Sanbe
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Sucralfate
Indications/Uses
Short-term treatment of duodenal ulcer (up to 8 wk).
Dosage/Direction for Use
10 mL 4 times daily.
Administration
Should be taken on an empty stomach: Take 1 hr before meals & at bedtime.
Special Precautions
Renally impaired & dialysis patients. Allow ½ hr interval if in concomitant w/ antacids. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn.
Adverse Reactions
Constipation & dryness of mouth; diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, gastric discomfort, flatulence, pruritus, skin rash, sleepiness, vertigo, back pain & headache.
Drug Interactions
Cimetidine, ciprofloxacin, digoxin, ketoconazole, norfloxacin, phenytoin, ranitidine, tetracycline & theophylline. Other drugs should be taken 2 hr before taking sucralfate.
ATC Classification
A02BX02 - sucralfate ; Belongs to the class of other drugs used in the treatment of peptic ulcer and gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GERD).
Presentation/Packing
Form
Episan susp 500 mg/5 mL
Packing/Price
100 mL x 1's (Rp48,900/boks);200 mL x 1's (Rp78,400/boks)
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