What Conditions does Carafate Treat?

  • an ulcer of the duodenum
  • medication treatment for healing ulcer of the duodenum
  • inflammation of the gums and mouth
  • stomatitis
  • a condition with painful swelling and sores inside the mouth
  • stress ulcer prevention
  • inflammation of mucous membranes due to sclerotherapy
  • ulcers of the esophagus caused by sclerotherapy
  • reflux esophagitis
  • or inflammation of the esophagus from backflow of stomach acid
  • gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • a stomach ulcer
  • medication treatment for healing stomach ulcer
  • heartburn
  • duodenal ulcer due to nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

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