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If you experienced any harmful or unwanted effects of Sucralfate, please share your experience. This could help to raise awareness about Sucralfate side effects, identify uknown risks and inform health professionals and patients taking Sucralfate.

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The most commonly reported Sucralfate side effects are:
Hot Flush (6 reports)
Potassium Chloride (5 reports)
Loss Of Appetite (3 reports)
LEG CRAMPS (2 reports)
Headache (1 reports)
Low Blood Sugar (1 reports)
Rash (1 reports)

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To view a complete list of submitted side effects, please follow the link Sucralfate side effects . You can also compare Sucralfate side effects or view FDA reports.

Sucralfate Side Effects reported to FDA

The following Sucralfate reports list potential signals of serious risks and new safety information that were identified using the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS).
The FAERS is a database that contains information on adverse event and medication errors reports submitted to FDA by healthcare professionals (such as physicians, pharmacists, nurses and others), consumers (such as patients, family members, layers and others) and manufacturers.


The appearance of Sucralfate on this list does not mean that FDA has concluded that the drug has the listed risk. It means that FDA has identified a potential safety issue, but it does not mean that FDA has identified a causal relationship between the drug and the listed risk.

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Post-traumatic Neck Syndrome, Hiatus Hernia, Hyperhidrosis, Sensation Of Foreign Body, Hyperacusis, Sciatic Nerve Injury, Dyspnoea
on Mar 29, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , 47 years of age, weighting 179.9 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sucralfate. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sucralfate side effects: post-traumatic neck syndrome, hiatus hernia, hyperhidrosis, sensation of foreign body, hyperacusis, sciatic nerve injury, dyspnoea. Sucralfate dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Nexium
  • Gabapentin
  • Tramadol Hcl (50 Mg, 1 To 2 Tablets 4 Times A Day As Needed)
  • Depakote
  • Depolupiron (A Shot Once A Month)
  • Prevacid
  • Gabapentin
  • Depakote
Patient was hospitalized.

Headache, Abdominal Pain, Body Temperature Decreased, Chills, Amnesia, Balance Disorder, Blood Pressure Increased
Patient was taking Sucralfate. Patient felt the following Sucralfate side effects: headache, abdominal pain, body temperature decreased, chills, amnesia, balance disorder, blood pressure increased on Mar 30, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , weighting 100.0 lb, was diagnosed with and. Sucralfate dosage: 1 Gm 4 Times Daily Took Only 3 Tablets.

Liver Disorder
Adverse event was reported on Mar 22, 2012 by a Male taking Sucralfate Hydrate (Dosage: N/A) . Location: JAPAN , 66 years of age, weighting 174.2 lb, After Sucralfate was administered, patient encountered several Sucralfate side effects: liver disorder.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Glufast
  • Actos
  • Advair Diskus 100/50
  • Voglibose
  • Rezaltas
  • Rocephin
  • Hokunalin:tape
  • Alloid G
Patient was hospitalized.

Liver Disorder
on Mar 22, 2012 Male from JAPAN , 66 years of age, weighting 174.2 lb, was treated with Sucralfate. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sucralfate side effects: liver disorder. Sucralfate dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Prednisolone
  • Isosorbide Dinitrate
  • Rezaltas
  • Advair Diskus 100/50
  • Harnal D
  • Rocephin
  • Sucralfate Hydrate
  • Actos
Patient was hospitalized.


Pain, Gallbladder Non-functioning, Cholecystitis Chronic
on Mar 23, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , 17 years of age, weighting 130.0 lb, was treated with Sucralfate. Patient felt the following Sucralfate side effects: pain, gallbladder non-functioning, cholecystitis chronic. Sucralfate dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Yaz
  • Acetaminophen (Unk)
  • Dicyclomine
  • Excedrin [caffeine,paracetamol] (Unk)
  • Xopenex (Unk)
  • Omeprazole (20 Mg, Unk)
  • Hydrocodone Bitartrate
  • Junel Fe 1.5/30 (Unk)
Patient was hospitalized.

Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage, Anaemia, Haemoglobin Decreased
Patient was taking Sucralfate. After Sucralfate was administered, patient encountered several Sucralfate side effects: gastrointestinal haemorrhage, anaemia, haemoglobin decreased on Feb 21, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Male , 53 years of age, . Sucralfate dosage: Unk.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Phenytoin (Unk)
  • Folic Acid (Unk)
  • Aspirin (Unk)
  • Vitamin D (Unk)
  • Colace (Unk)
  • Procrit (3000 Iu, Qwk)
  • Prednisone (Unk)
  • Pantoprazole (Unk)
Patient was hospitalized.

Periarticular Disorder, Fluid Retention, Abasia, Periarthritis, Joint Effusion, Arthralgia
Adverse event was reported on Feb 24, 2012 by a Female taking Sucralfate (Dosage: 1 Tablet) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , 54 years of age, weighting 143.0 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sucralfate side effects: periarticular disorder, fluid retention, abasia, periarthritis, joint effusion, arthralgia.

Hepatic Function Abnormal, Rash
on Feb 13, 2012 Male from JAPAN , 66 years of age, was treated with Sucralfate. Patient felt the following Sucralfate side effects: hepatic function abnormal, rash. Sucralfate dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Omeprazole
  • Sucralfate Hydrate
  • Prednisolone
  • Alloid G
  • Glufast
  • Actos
  • Rabeprazole Sodium
  • Rocephin
Patient was hospitalized.

Cholecystitis Chronic, Anhedonia, Gallbladder Non-functioning, Anxiety, Cholelithiasis, Emotional Distress, Injury, Pain
on Jan 27, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 232.0 lb, was treated with Sucralfate. After Sucralfate was administered, patient encountered several Sucralfate side effects: cholecystitis chronic, anhedonia, gallbladder non-functioning, anxiety, cholelithiasis, emotional distress, injury, pain. Sucralfate dosage: 1 Gm Before Meals And At Bedtime.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Ranitidine Hcl (150 Mg, Bid)
  • Codeine Sulfate
  • Alprazolam (0.25 Mg, Hs)
  • Fluticasone Propionate (2 Puff(s) In Each Nostril, Hs)
  • Yasmin (Unk)
  • Proair Hfa (2 Puff(s), Qid, As Needed)
  • Retin-a (Qd At Hs)
  • Promethazine
Patient was hospitalized.

Cellulitis, Necrotising Fasciitis, Scrotal Oedema, Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis, Scrotal Haematocoele, Joint Swelling, Inflammation, Pain
Patient was taking Sucralfate. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sucralfate side effects: cellulitis, necrotising fasciitis, scrotal oedema, leukocytoclastic vasculitis, scrotal haematocoele, joint swelling, inflammation, pain on Jan 16, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Male , 48 years of age, . Sucralfate dosage: Gastrointestinal Disorder.
Associated medications used: Patient was hospitalized.

Scrotal Oedema, Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis, Cellulitis
Adverse event was reported on Jan 14, 2012 by a Male taking Sucralfate (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , 48 years of age, Patient felt the following Sucralfate side effects: scrotal oedema, leukocytoclastic vasculitis, cellulitis.
Multiple prescriptions taken: Patient was hospitalized.

Insomnia, Tic, Nausea
on Jan 30, 2012 Male from UNITED STATES , weighting 190.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sucralfate. After Sucralfate was administered, patient encountered several Sucralfate side effects: insomnia, tic, nausea. Sucralfate dosage: 1 G, Three Or Four Times A Day.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Eye Movement Disorder, Anaemia
on Jan 30, 2012 Male from JAPAN , weighting 123.5 lb, was treated with Sucralfate. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sucralfate side effects: eye movement disorder, anaemia. Sucralfate dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Aricept (Commercial Aricept 5 Mg Daily)
  • Lasix
  • Warfarin Sodium
  • Mexitil
  • Bisoprolol Fumarate
  • Torsemide
  • Tanatril
Patient was hospitalized.

Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis, Scrotal Oedema, Scrotal Haematocoele
Patient was taking Sucralfate. Patient felt the following Sucralfate side effects: leukocytoclastic vasculitis, scrotal oedema, scrotal haematocoele on Jan 16, 2012 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Male , 48 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Sucralfate dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken: Patient was hospitalized.

Pain, Purpura, Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis, Joint Swelling, Scrotal Oedema, Inflammation, Erythema, Blister, Cellulitis
Adverse event was reported on Dec 30, 2011 by a Male taking Sucralfate (Dosage: Unk) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , 48 years of age, After Sucralfate was administered, patient encountered several Sucralfate side effects: pain, purpura, leukocytoclastic vasculitis, joint swelling, scrotal oedema, inflammation, erythema, blister, cellulitis.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken: Patient was hospitalized.

Bone Marrow Failure, Lymphocyte Count Decreased, Neutropenia, Stomatitis, Febrile Neutropenia, Neutrophil Count Decreased, Cough, Platelet Count Decreased, Pyrexia
on Dec 02, 2011 Female from JAPAN , weighting 90.39 lb, was treated with Sucralfate. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sucralfate side effects: bone marrow failure, lymphocyte count decreased, neutropenia, stomatitis, febrile neutropenia, neutrophil count decreased, cough, platelet count decreased, pyrexia. Sucralfate dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used: Patient was hospitalized.

Abdominal Pain
on Nov 16, 2011 Male from UNITED STATES , weighting 135.8 lb, was treated with Sucralfate. Patient felt the following Sucralfate side effects: abdominal pain. Sucralfate dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Oxycontin
  • Chloraseptic
  • Mesalamine
  • Benadryl
  • Remicade
  • Percocet
  • Optivar
  • Epiduo
Patient was hospitalized.

Cholecystitis Chronic, Pain, Gallbladder Disorder
Patient was taking Sucralfate. After Sucralfate was administered, patient encountered several Sucralfate side effects: cholecystitis chronic, pain, gallbladder disorder on Oct 27, 2011 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , weighting 240.0 lb, . Sucralfate dosage: 1 Gm.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Fluconazole (150 Mg)
  • Fluoxetine Hcl (Unk)
  • Naproxen Sodium (550 Mg)
  • Zomig (5 Mg)
  • Antibiotics
  • Proventil-hfa (90 Mcg)
  • Yaz (Unk)
  • Dicyclomine (20 Mg)
Patient was hospitalized.

Biliary Dyskinesia, Injury, Gallbladder Disorder, Pain
Adverse event was reported on Oct 31, 2011 by a Female taking Sucralfate (Dosage: N/A) . Location: UNITED STATES , 37 years of age, weighting 140.0 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sucralfate side effects: biliary dyskinesia, injury, gallbladder disorder, pain.
Associated medications used:
  • Ibuprofen
  • Yaz (Unk)
  • Cipro
  • Fluconazole
  • Omeprazole
  • Azithromycin
  • Nitrofurantoin
  • Ketoconazole
Patient was hospitalized.

Flushing, Presyncope, Chest Discomfort, Dyspnoea, Anaphylactoid Reaction
on Sep 21, 2011 Female from UNITED STATES , 43 years of age, weighting 177.9 lb, was treated with Sucralfate. Patient felt the following Sucralfate side effects: flushing, presyncope, chest discomfort, dyspnoea, anaphylactoid reaction. Sucralfate dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:

Syncope
on Oct 18, 2011 Male from UNITED STATES , weighting 188.6 lb, was treated with Sucralfate. After Sucralfate was administered, patient encountered several Sucralfate side effects: syncope. Sucralfate dosage: 1 Tab, Before Meals.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Multivitamin /00097801/ (1 Tab, Qd)
  • Magnesium Oxide (2500 Mg, Qd)
  • Cozaar (25 Mg, Qd)
  • Liraglutide Flexpen (0.6 Mg, Qd)
  • Carvedilol (3.125 Mg, Bid)
  • Metformin Hcl (500 Mg, Qd)
  • Carafate
  • Glyburide (10 Mg, Bid)
Patient was hospitalized.

Fall, Syncope, Anorectal Discomfort, Nasal Dryness, Dry Mouth, Hypersomnia, Diarrhoea, Dry Eye, Musculoskeletal Discomfort
Patient was taking Sucralfate. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sucralfate side effects: fall, syncope, anorectal discomfort, nasal dryness, dry mouth, hypersomnia, diarrhoea, dry eye, musculoskeletal discomfort on Oct 04, 2011 from NETHERLANDS Additional patient health information: Female , 64 years of age, . Sucralfate dosage: Unk.
Associated medications used:
  • Imodium (Unk)
  • Tramadol Hcl (Unk)
  • Pantoprazol /01263202/
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (Unk)
  • Pantoprazol /01263202/ (Unk)
  • Simvastatin (Unk)
  • Diclofenac (Unk)
  • Micardis (Unk)


Pain, Cholecystitis Chronic, Abdominal Pain, Gallbladder Non-functioning
Adverse event was reported on Sep 19, 2011 by a Female taking Sucralfate (Dosage: N/A) . Location: UNITED STATES , 17 years of age, weighting 114.6 lb, Patient felt the following Sucralfate side effects: pain, cholecystitis chronic, abdominal pain, gallbladder non-functioning.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Hydrocodone
  • Albuterol
  • Nexium
  • Advair Diskus 100/50
  • Promethazine
  • Yaz (Unk)
  • Singulair


Pyrexia, Erythema Multiforme
on Sep 14, 2011 Female from JAPAN , 80 years of age, was treated with Sucralfate. After Sucralfate was administered, patient encountered several Sucralfate side effects: pyrexia, erythema multiforme. Sucralfate dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Voltaren
  • Diltiazem Hcl
  • Acetaminophen
  • Cefdinir
  • Micardis


Choking Sensation, Abdominal Discomfort, Vomiting, Throat Irritation, Hypersensitivity, Pain
on Sep 09, 2011 Female from UNITED STATES , 19 years of age, weighting 110.2 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sucralfate. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sucralfate side effects: choking sensation, abdominal discomfort, vomiting, throat irritation, hypersensitivity, pain. Sucralfate dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:

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Alternative SUCRALFATE Names:SUCRALFAT

Active Ingredient: SUCRALFAT

Sucralfate Dosage, Warnings, Usage.

Side Effects reported to FDA: 136

Sucralfate safety alerts: No

Reported deaths: 19

Reported hospitalizations: 61

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