Carafate


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Carafate

 [kār´ah-fāt]
trademark for preparations of sucralfate, used as an antiulcerative.

Carafate

(kâr′ə-fāt′)
A trademark for the drug sucralfate.

Carafate

a trademark for an antiulcer drug that forms a protective layer over the ulcer site (sucralfate).

Carafate

A trade name for SUCRALFATE.
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In her pre-anesthesia evaluation, the anesthesiologist noted that the patient was receiving Zantac, Carafate, and Docusate Sodium.
The bird was assist fed fish and was administered sucralfate (100 mg/kg PO q12h; Carafate, Axcan Pharma, Birmingham, AL, USA) and meloxicam.
A few other medications, such as Carafate, Urecholine and Prilosec are also available.