Bromopride


Generic Medicine Info
Indications and Dosage
Oral
Gastrointestinal motility disorders, Nausea and vomiting
Adult: 20-60 mg daily in divided doses.

Parenteral
Gastrointestinal motility disorders, Nausea and vomiting
Adult: IV/IM: 20 mg daily.
Contraindications
GI haemorrhage, obstruction, perforation or immediately after surgery. Patients with pheochromocytoma.
Special Precautions
Children, young patients, elderly; renal impairment, epilepsy, Parkinson's disease; history of depression. May impair ability to drive or operate machinery.
Adverse Reactions
Extrapyramidal symptoms; restlessness, drowsiness, diarrhoea; hypotension, hypertension, dizziness, headache, depression; galactorrhoea.
Potentially Fatal: Neuroleptic malignant syndrome.
Drug Interactions
Other centrally active drugs and those with extrapyramidal effects. Increased toxicity with lithium. Antagonism of GI effects with antimuscarinics and opioid analgesics. May affect absorption of other drugs.
Lab Interference
Transient increase in plasma-aldosterone concentration.
Action
Description: Bromopride is a substituted benzamide with prokinetic and antiemetic properties.
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