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sucralfate

[ soo-kruhl-feyt ]
/ ˈsu krəlˌfeɪt /
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noun Pharmacology.

a sugar-aluminum complex, C12H54Al16O75S8, used for the treatment of duodenal ulcer.

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Medical definitions for sucralfate

sucralfate
[ sōō-krălfāt′ ]

n.

A polysaccharide with antipeptic activity used to treat duodenal ulcers.
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