This medication is an antipsychotic and prokinetic agent, prescribed for dyspepsia, gastro-esophageal reflux disease, and irritable bowel syndrome.
Contraindicated in patients with gastrointestinal bleeding, and intestinal obstruction.
Adult: PO- The recommended dose is 25 mg 3 times/day.
It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, as directed by your physician.
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of neuroendocrine tumor, epilepsy, manic states, abnormally-high levels of prolactin in the blood, painful, lumpy breasts, heart disease, any allergy, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
• It may cause dizziness or drowsiness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.
• Genitourinary :
Absence of menstrual period, breast enlargement in male, spontaneous milk secretion, and changes in libido.
• Potentially Fatal : Neuroleptic malignant syndrome.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it at room temperature (25°C).
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