Metoclopramide Hcl Injection

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Composition for Metoclopramide Hcl NA Injection

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Medicine Overview of Metoclopramide Hcl Injection

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Uses of Metoclopramide Hcl Injection

Metoclopramide Hcl Injection is used in the treatment of nausea, vomiting and heartburn.
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Side effects of Metoclopramide Hcl Injection

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

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How to use Metoclopramide Hcl Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Metoclopramide Hcl Injection works

Metoclopramide hcl injection indirectly stimulates the release of acetylcholine, a chemical messenger that can increase the motility of the intestine.

In Depth Information on Metoclopramide Hcl Injection

Expert advice for Metoclopramide Hcl Injection

  • 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 Metoclopramide Hcl Injection
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Metoclopramide Hcl Injection may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Metoclopramide Hcl Injection 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
Metoclopramide Hcl Injection is probably usafe to use during
lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Metoclopramide Hcl Injection 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
Metoclopramide Hcl Injection should be used with caution in
patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Metoclopramide Hcl Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Metoclopramide Hcl Injection is probably safe to use in pati
ents with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Metoclopramide Hcl Injection 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 Metoclopramide Hcl NA Injection

Frequently asked questions for Metoclopramide

Metoclopramide hcl 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.
Metoclopramide hcl 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 Metoclopramide hcl. Please consult your doctor if you experience diarrhea after taking Metoclopramide hcl.
Somnolence (sleepiness) is a common side effect of Metoclopramide hcl. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive sleepiness after taking Metoclopramide hcl.
Yes, Metoclopramide hcl is a prescription medicine and a prescription is needed for buying it.
Metoclopramide hcl can make you feel tired. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive tiredness after taking Metoclopramide hcl.
Metoclopramide hcl 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.
Metoclopramide hcl potentiates only the sedative (sleep-inducing) effect of opioids. Use of Metoclopramide hcl with an opioid can limit your ability to drive or operate any machine. Talk to your doctor before taking them together.
Metoclopramide hcl 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.
Metoclopramide hcl does not cause constipation. Please consult your doctor if you experience constipation while taking Metoclopramide hcl as it may be due to some other underlying condition.
Q. Can I take Metoclopramide hcl with ranitidine?
Metoclopramide hcl 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 Metoclopramide hcl with paracetamol?
Metoclopramide hcl 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 Metoclopramide hcl with ibuprofen?
Metoclopramide hcl 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 Metoclopramide hcl with antibiotics?
Metoclopramide hcl 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 Metoclopramide hcl with tramadol?
Metoclopramide hcl 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 Metoclopramide hcl with loperamide?
Metoclopramide hcl 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 Metoclopramide hcl with hyoscine?
Metoclopramide hcl 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 Metoclopramide hcl with diazepam?
Metoclopramide hcl 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 Metoclopramide hcl with ciprofloxacin?
Metoclopramide hcl 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.
Metoclopramide hcl 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.
Metoclopramide hcl is not an over the counter (OTC) product. It belongs to a class of prescription medicines.
Metoclopramide hcl is not a steroid. It is an antiemetic.
Metoclopramide hcl is not an opiate. It is an antiemetic.
Metoclopramide hcl is not used for the treatment of a headache. It is used to treat nausea and vomiting which may occur with a migraine headache.
Metoclopramide hcl is not addictive. It has not been reported to have any habit-forming potential.
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