ANTEPSIN 1g x 50 (Sat)
Antepsin Tablet is used in the treatment of Inflammation of the stomach, Stomach and bowel ulcers and for other conditions. Antepsin contains Sucralfate as an active ingredient. Antepsin is available at Drugstore Nigeria, an online Pharmacy in Lagos.
How does Antepsin works?
Antepsin contains Sucralfate as the active ingredient which belongs to a group of medicines called “Ulcer-healing”medicines. Antepsin works by forming a protective barrier over the stomach ulcer thereby helping to stop further irritation caused by the stomach acid.
What are the uses of Antepsin?
Antepsin is used in the treatment of; Stomach ulcers, Ulcers in the bowel, Inflammation of the stomach lining and to prevent bleeding ulcers in seriously ill patients in the hospital.
Antepsin should be taken as prescribed by your physician.
How to use Antepsin
Antepsin can be swallowed whole, or it can be dispersed in 10 to 15ml of water before taking.
How long does it take for Antepsin work?
Antepsin treatment is usually needed for at least four to six weeks. This is to allow ulcers to heal and this can be extended for up to 12 weeks if the peptic ulcers are yet to heal.
Can Antepsin be taken with food?
Antepsin should be taken on an empty stomach, 2 hours after or 1 hour before meals. It should be taken around the same times every day.
What are the Side Effects of Antepsin?
Some common sides effects of Antepsin include;
- Stomach discomfort
- Dizziness or spinning sensation
- Back pain
- Excessive gas in the stomach and intestines.
Where to buy Antepsin
Antepsin can be purchased at Drugstore.ng, Nigeria’s largest online Pharmacy.