HyperDic: sucralfate

English > 1 sense of the word sucralfate:
NOUNartifactsucralfate, Carafatemedicine consisting of a tablet (trade name Carafate) used to treat peptic ulcers
English > sucralfate: 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.
SynonymCarafate
Broadermedicine, medication, medicament, medicinal drug(medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
Spanishsucralfato

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