Sucralfate meaning

so͝o-krăl'fāt'
A drug, C12 H54 Al16 O75 S8 , that binds to gastric acid and is composed of a sulfated polysaccharide and aluminum complex, used to treat duodenal ulcers and gastroesophageal reflux disease.
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A drug, C12 H54 Al16 O75 S8 , that binds to gastric acid and is composed of a sulfated polysaccharide and aluminum complex, used to treat duodenal ulcers and gastroesophageal reflux disease.
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Origin of sucralfate

  • sucr(ose) blend of al(uminum) sulfate
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition