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Mac Os 1000 Mg/10 Mg Suspension

Manufacturer: Corona Remedies Pvt Ltd
Medicine composition: Sucralfate, Oxetacaine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: August 30, 2021

Mac Os 1000 Mg/10 Mg Suspension helps in the treatment of ulcers that develop in the intestine. The drug is meant for oral consumption and as it enters the system, it creates a coating around the ulcers. This coating protects the ulcers from getting injured, thus they have time to heal effectively.

Doctors prescribe the drug on the basis of the patient's medical condition and how he responds to the treatment. Mac Os 1000 Mg/10 Mg Suspension is generally prescribed to be taken twice or even four times a day. It has to be taken when your stomach is empty, that is, about an hour before you take a meal.

Mac Os 1000 Mg/10 Mg Suspension should be taken regularly for the best results. The ulcers in the intestines will take about 4-8 weeks to heal properly. Make sure that you do not discontinue the drug without consulting your doctor first.

Most medicines cause certain side effects when taken. Some of these side effects are quite minor and disappear in some time while other more serious side effects can lead to greater complications. Some minor side effects of Mac Os 1000 Mg/10 Mg Suspension are nausea, gas, dryness of the mouth, constipation, and stomach upset.

Major side effects of Mac Os 1000 Mg/10 Mg Suspension include severe stomach pain, nausea and vomiting and problems with swallowing. An allergic reaction to Mac Os 1000 Mg/10 Mg Suspension is very rare, but if it does occur, it symptoms include swelling, rashes, problems with breathing and dizziness.

If any of the above side effects persist for a long period of time or tend to worsen immediate medical aid should be sought. It is also important that you inform your health care provider about your medical history, with full details about any current health issues or allergies that you suffer from.

Provide a list of medications that you are currently taking as well. Along with the drug the doctor may also advise certain lifestyle changes, which include dietary alterations, healthy exercise, and some programs to reduce stress.

Take recommended dose before meals or on an empty stomach. Take any other medications at least 2 hours before taking sucralfate. Do not take antacids within 30 minutes of taking Mac Os 1000 Mg/10 Mg Suspension.

Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Gastroenterologist before using this medicine.

The medicine is primarily prescribed to treat:

  • Duodenal Ulcer

  • Stomach Ulcers

  • Allergy

    Not recommended in the patients with known allergy to this medicine.

The common effect caused by this medicine are:

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 6 hours.
  • What is the onset of action?

    The peak effect of this medicine can be observed in 1 to 2 hours.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    No data available; available evidence suggests safe use during pregnancy and breast-feeding. This medicine is recommended for pregnant women only if clearly needed.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendencies were reported.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    No data available. American Academy of Pediatrics has NO RECOMMENDATION.
  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Caution is advised while consuming alcohol with this medicine.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    This medication may cause side effects that might affect the alertness. Hence the driving ability of the patient is hindered. Patient must avoid driving if taking this medication.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    Caution must be taken in patient with kidney disease, Adjustment of dose might be needed. Kindly consult your doctor before taking it.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    Limited information is available. Kindly consult your doctor before taking this medication.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Mac Os 1000 Mg/10 Mg Suspension , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Missed Dose instructions

    Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it’s almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed dose.
  • Overdose instructions

    Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
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This medication belongs to the gastrointestinal agents. It works by forming an ulcer-adherent complex that covers the ulcer site and protects it against further attack by acid, pepsin, and bile salts.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Alcohol

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Interaction with Lab Test

    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Medicine

    Decreased effect: Digoxin, phenytoin (hydantoins), warfarin, ketoconazole, quinidine, ciprofloxacin, norfloxacin (quinolones), tetracycline, theophylline; because of the potential for sucralfate to alter the absorption of some drugs, separate administration (take other medications 2 hours before sucralfate) should be considered when alterations in bioavailability are believed to be critical.
  • Interaction with Food

    Interferes with absorption of vitamin A, vitamin D, vitamin E, and vitamin K.
  • Interaction with Disease

    Successful therapy with sucralfate should not be expected to alter the posthealing frequency of recurrence or the severity of duodenal ulceration; use with caution in patients with chronic renal failure who have an impaired excretion of absorbed aluminum. Because of the potential for sucralfate to alter the absorption of some drugs, separate administration (take other medication 2 hours before sucralfate) should be considered when alterations in bioavailability are believed to be critical.

Ques: Is Mac Os 1000 Mg/10 Mg Suspension an antibiotic/sulfa drug/pain-killer/PPI?

Ans: This drug is not an antibiotic/sulfa drug/ PPI (proton-pump inhibitor) or a pain-killer. It is an ulcer protective medicine.

Ques: Is Mac Os 1000 Mg/10 Mg Suspension available or sold over the counter?

Ans: No. This drug is a prescription drug. It is not available or sold over the counter

Ques: Is Mac Os 1000 Mg/10 Mg Suspension gluten-free?

Ans: Yes. Mac Os 1000 Mg/10 Mg Suspension is gluten-free. However, please refer to the package insert of the prescribed brand before use.

Ques: Is Mac Os 1000 Mg/10 Mg Suspension safe?

Ans: Yes. it is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor.

Ques: Can I take Mac Os 1000 Mg/10 Mg Suspension with Prilosec/Nexium/ Tylenol/Zantac/ibuprofen/Pepto?

Ans: Yes. it can be taken with Prilosec/Nexium/ Tylenol/Zantac/ibuprofen and Pepto if prescribed by your doctor

Ques: Does Mac Os 1000 Mg/10 Mg Suspension cause headaches/weight gain/insomnia/ heartburn?

Ans: No, it does not cause headaches/weight gain/insomnia or heartburn. If you experience any such symptoms, please take medical help immediately.

Ques: Is Mac Os 1000 Mg/10 Mg Suspension a narcotic drug?

Ans: No. it is not a narcotic drug.
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