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Domperidone
( Tablets)

Composition:Domperidone Tablets
Each tablet contains:
Domperidone ……………….10mg

Properties:
Domperidone is a derivative of benzimidazole that possesses both prokinetic and ant emetic properties.
Domperidone is a dopaminergic antagonist, it increases the basal lower esophageal sphincter pressure, inhibits relaxation of the gastric fundus, enhances antral contractility & relax pyloric sphincter.
Domperidone is absorbed after oral administration, and is excreted in the feaces and urine mainly as metabolites.
The half life time is about 7-8 hours.
Domperidone is not generally considered to cross the blood brain barrier and this excludes psychotropic and neurological side effects.

Indications:
Nausea and vomiting of various origins (functional, infectious, organic or dietic) and those induced by radiotherapy or drug therapy

Domperidone is extremely selective:

Contra-indications:
There are no known absolute contraindications
The anti-cholinergic drugs antagonist the effect of Domperidone.
Raised serum prolactin levels have been observed but these drop to normal when the treatment is discontinued.
The drug is avoided during pregnancy due to insufficient human studies.

Precautions:
Not give the medicine:
To patients Impaired liver patients
To patients with existing abnormalities of electrical activities in heart or heart rhythm.
Not used with other medicines with similar effect on heart
Not used with medicine which increase Domperidone breakdown

Dosage and administration:
In nausea and vomiting
1 tablets (10 mg) 3 time daily (ONE week only)

Side effects:
Mild abdominal cramps have been reported in rare cases and usually transit.

Storage:
Keep your tablets in the pack in which they were supplied.
Keep your tablets below 30°C.
Keep your tablets in a safe place where children cannot see or reach them.

Presentation:
Box of 20 tablets.

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