HyperDic: carafate

English > 1 sense of the word Carafate:
NOUNartifactCarafate, sucralfatemedicine consisting of a tablet (trade name Carafate) used to treat peptic ulcers
Carafate > pronunciation
Soundskeh'rahfey.t
Rhymesabate ... welterweight: 559 rhymes with eyt...
English > Carafate: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
Meaningmedicine consisting of a tablet (trade name Carafate) used to treat peptic ulcers; said to bind to the ulcer site and coat it.
Synonymsucralfate
Broadermedicine, medication, medicament, medicinal drug(medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
Usage oftrade namea name given to a product or service
Spanishsucralfato

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