Clopram 50mg Tablet

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Composition for Clopram 50mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Clopram Tablet

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Uses of Clopram Tablet

Clopram 50mg Tablet is used in the treatment of nausea, vomiting and heartburn.
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Side effects of Clopram Tablet

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Diarrhoea, Drowsiness, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Anxiety, Agitation, Restlessness, Parkinsonism, Akathisia.

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How to use Clopram Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Clopram 50mg Tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Clopram Tablet works

Clopram 50mg tablet indirectly stimulates the release of acetylcholine, a chemical messenger that can increase the motility of the intestine.

In Depth Information on Clopram Tablet

Expert advice for Clopram Tablet

  • Take metoclopramide half an hour before your meals.
  • Consult a doctor immediately if you begin to have repetitive movements of the eyes, tongue, face, arm, or legs.
  • Do not take the medicine if you are allergic to it.
  • Do not take this drug if you are breast-feeding.
  • Do not o drive or operate heavy machinery after taking this drug as it can make you feel drowsy.
  • Avoid taking alcohol till you know how the drug affects your body.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Clopram 50mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Clopram 50mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Clopram 50mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Clopram 50mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactatio
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Clopram 50mg Tablet may cause drowsiness, dizziness, dyskinesia and dystonias which could affect the vision and may interfere with the ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Clopram 50mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Clopram 50mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Clopram 50mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with
liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Clopram 50mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Cipralex 5mg Tablet, Etizola P 12.5mg Capsule, Etizola P 25mg Capsule, Sermind 100mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Metoclopramide, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Clopram 50mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Metoclopramide

Clopram is safe if used in prescribed dose for prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Always take your medicines for a duration as advised by your doctor.
Clopram works if taken for the right indication for a prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Diarrhea is a common side effect of Clopram. Please consult your doctor if you experience diarrhea after taking Clopram.
Somnolence (sleepiness) is a common side effect of Clopram. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive sleepiness after taking Clopram.
Yes, Clopram is a prescription medicine and a prescription is needed for buying it.
Clopram can make you feel tired. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive tiredness after taking Clopram.
Clopram does not affect the action of birth control pills (oral contraceptive pills). These can be taken together. However, talk to your doctor and take your medicines as advised.
Clopram potentiates only the sedative (sleep-inducing) effect of opioids. Use of Clopram with an opioid can limit your ability to drive or operate any machine. Talk to your doctor before taking them together.
Clopram can help in relieving morning sickness. However, this is not an approved indication for its use. There are other medicines also available to treat morning sickness. Consult a doctor if you need treatment for morning sickness as you should not take any medicine during pregnancy without consulting a doctor.
Clopram does not cause constipation. Please consult your doctor if you experience constipation while taking Clopram as it may be due to some other underlying condition.
Q. Can I take Clopram with ranitidine?
Clopram can be taken with ranitidine. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Clopram with paracetamol?
Clopram can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Clopram with ibuprofen?
Clopram can be taken with ibuprofen. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Clopram with antibiotics?
Clopram can be taken with antibiotics. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Clopram with tramadol?
Clopram can be taken with tramadol. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Clopram with loperamide?
Clopram can be taken with loperamide. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Clopram with hyoscine?
Clopram can be taken with hyoscine. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Clopram with diazepam?
Clopram taken along with diazepam can increase sedation (sleepiness). You would need to be more cautious while taking this combination as this may affect your driving and if you are operating any machines. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Clopram with ciprofloxacin?
Clopram can be taken with ciprofloxacin. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Clopram is an antiemetic. It works on a part of your brain that prevents you from feeling sick (nausea) or being sick (vomiting). It is used to prevent delayed nausea and vomiting that may occur after chemotherapy or caused by radiotherapy and to treat nausea and vomiting including that which may occur with a migraine.
Clopram is not an over the counter (OTC) product. It belongs to a class of prescription medicines.
Clopram is not a steroid. It is an antiemetic.
Clopram is not an opiate. It is an antiemetic.
Clopram is not used for the treatment of a headache. It is used to treat nausea and vomiting which may occur with a migraine headache.
Clopram is not addictive. It has not been reported to have any habit-forming potential.
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Substitutes for Clopram

No substitutes found for this medicine
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