Metoclopramide + Simethicone
Information about Metoclopramide + Simethicone
Metoclopramide + simethicone uses
Metoclopramide+Simethicone is used in the treatment of nausea, vomiting, bloating, functional dyspepsia and irritable bowel syndrome.
How metoclopramide + simethicone works
This is a combination of two medicines: Metoclopramide and simethicone. Metoclopramide is a prokinetic which works on the region in the brain that controls vomiting. It also acts on the upper digestive tract to increase the movement of the stomach and intestines, allowing food to move more easily through the stomach. Simethicone is an antifoaming medicine which disintegrates gas bubbles and allows easy passage of gas.
Common side effects of metoclopramide + simethicone
Dryness in mouth, Diarrhoea, Weakness, Parkinson-like syndrome, Sleepiness, Restlessness, Tremor, Depression, Muscle rigidity