If you are:
Precaution: INSUFF DATA AVAIL; EXCR. UNLIKELY, LESS THAN 5% OF DRUG ABSORBED SYSTEMICALLY
An adult over 60:
management or monitoring precaution: Renal-Use causes small amounts of aluminum to be absorbed from the GI tract. In chronic renal failure, aluminum can accumulate to toxic levels. Use caution with CLCr < 30 mL/minute.
Giving Carafate to a child under 12:
management or monitoring precaution: Safety and efficacy not established.