ATC Group: A02BX02 Sucralfate

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

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Sucralfate

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Active Ingredients

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Description

Sucralfate forms an ulcer adherent complex with the proteinaceous exudate of the ulcer site. This property enables sucralfate to form a protective barrier over the ulcer lesion giving sustained protection against the penetration and action of gastric acid, pepsin and bile.