Product nameSucralfate, Cytoprotective agent
Biological descriptionCytoprotective agent. Pepsin inhibitor. Binds to albumin and fibrinogen forming stable insoluble complexes. Creates a physical barrier over gastrointestinal ulcers. Promotes duodenal ulcer healing in vivo. Orally active.
Storage instructionsStore at Room Temperature. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
Wherever possible, you should prepare and use solutions on the same day. However, if you need to make up stock solutions in advance, we recommend that you store the solution as aliquots in tightly sealed vials at -20°C. Generally, these will be useable for up to one month. Before use, and prior to opening the vial we recommend that you allow your product to equilibrate to room temperature for at least 1 hour.
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This product has been referenced in:
- Kukanich K et al. Effect of sucralfate on oral minocycline absorption in healthy dogs. J Vet Pharmacol Ther : (2014). Read more (PubMed: 24611544) »
- Singh VK et al. Anti-secretory and cyto-protective effects of peganine hydrochloride isolated from the seeds of Peganum harmala on gastric ulcers. Phytomedicine 20:1180-5 (2013). Read more (PubMed: 23880327) »
- Nagashima R Mechanisms of action of sucralfate. J Clin Gastroenterol 3:117-27 (1981). Read more (PubMed: 6798100) »