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Composition for Domperidone NA Tablet

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Primarily used for

Short term anxiety, Epilepsy, Muscle spasms
We do not sell this product at present

Medicine Overview of Domperidone Tablet


Uses of Domperidone Tablet

DOMPERIDONE TABLET is used in the treatment of short term anxiety, epilepsy, muscle spasms and alcohol withdrawal.

Domperidone Tablet side effects


Sleepiness, Memory impairment, Uncoordinated body movements, Dizziness, Headache, Dryness in mouth, Fatigue, Depression, Irritability, Slurred speech, Constipation.


How to use Domperidone 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. DOMPERIDONE TABLET may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Domperidone Tablet works

DOMPERIDONE TABLET is a benzodiazepine. It works by increasing the action of GABA, a chemical messenger which suppresses the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

In Depth Information on Domperidone Tablet

Expert advice for Domperidone Tablet

  • If you are taking Domperidone for the treatment of insomnia and anxiety, it should not be used more than 4 weeks.
  • It may become less effective over the time.
  • It causes sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Domperidone, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • The addiction / habit-forming potential of Domperidone is very high.
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Domperidone Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Domperidone Tablet
DOMPERIDONE TABLET may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
DOMPERIDONE TABLET is unsafe to use during pregnancy.

There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
DOMPERIDONE TABLET is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.

DOMPERIDONE TABLET should be used for short periods and sleepiness of the baby should be watched. The withdrawal of DOMPERIDONE TABLET should be gradual.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

DOMPERIDONE TABLET can make you sleepy, forgetful, and have poor co-ordination. This may affect your ability to drive.
DOMPERIDONE TABLET should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of DOMPERIDONE TABLET may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Dose adjustment may be required if it is to be given for a long period
There is limited information available on the use of DOMPERI
DONE TABLET in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Itragreat 100mg Capsule, Azibey 200mg Suspension, Danavir 600mg Tablet, Alicin 200mg Suspension

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Diazepam, 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

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Frequently asked questions about Domperidone Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Diazepam

Domperidone belongs to a class of medication called as benzodiazepine. It produces sedation and also causes muscle relaxation. It is not a barbiturate, and does not relieve pain
Domperidone is used as sedative drug which induces sleep
Domperidone is considered as a narcotic drug, as it has low, but definite potential to cause addiction, resulting in abuse of the drug; hence, its sale is controlled. It is available only according to the prescription of a doctor
It is advisable to take this drug only till prescribed by the doctor
Domperidone is used in the treatment of short-term relief (2-4 weeks) of severe anxiety. It is not a pain-relieving medication, and cannot be used to relieve pain. It does not relieve hangover
Domperidone is used to induce sleep, control fits and other symptoms of withdrawal of opioids as well as other depressant drugs
Drowsiness is the most common side effect of Domperidone. There is no evidence that it causes weight gain, or thinning of blood
Yes, Domperidone can be detected in blood, as well as urine, even when it is taken at prescribed doses
Domperidone is a benzodiazepine, which calms down the brain to relieve symptoms of brain hyperactivity. This effect may be perceived by some as pleasant, or ‘getting high'. Domperidone is considered as a narcotic drug, as it has low, but definite potential to cause addiction, resulting in abuse of the drug; hence, its sale is controlled. It is available only according to the prescription of a doctor.

Substitutes for Domperidone

No substitutes found for this medicine
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