Sucralfate (Generic) Rx
1 g Tablet
$0.26 per tablet

Sucralfate (Generic) Rx

1 g Tablet
  • Usually ships within one business day with veterinary approval.

  • Requires veterinary authorization.

  • Your pet's veterinarian will provide directions for use.

What are Sucralfate Tablets for Dogs and Cats?

  • Sucralfate is a prescription medication commonly used in the treatment of gastric ulcers.
  • It works by coating the lining of the digestive tract to protect ulcer sites from stomach acid and bile salts, allowing ulcers to heal.

Why do cats and dogs use Sucralfate?

  • Your veterinarian may prescribe a medication like Sucralfate if your pet has been diagnosed with an ulcer.
  • Sucralfate may also be prescribed for dogs and cats with kidney disease to  help maintain normal phosphorous levels in the blood.

What else should I know about Sucralfate?

  • Sucralfate usually must be given several times a day to be effective.

What problems could my dog or cat have with Sucralfate?

  • Vomiting is a common side of effect if Sucralfate in cats.
  • Constipation is another common side effect.

How do you use Sucralfate?

  • Sucralfate is best given on an empty stomach, at least two hours apart from other drugs. Follow your veterinarian's directions.
  • Your veterinarian may suggest crushing tablets and dissolving them in lukewarm water before giving them.

What is in Sucralfate?

  • The drug Sucralfate is a gastroprotectant that coats ulcers to help them heal and protect them from stomach acid.

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • Sucralfate is sold as an FDA approved generic drug. Brand may vary from order to order and variation to variation. We are unable to guarantee which brand will be available at the time of order shipment.

Is it important for my dog or cat to finish all of the Sucralfate?

  • Dogs and cats may use Sucralfate for different lengths of time. Please consult your veterinarian if you have any questions.